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Misgurnus fossilis

(Linnaeus 1758)

Misgurnus fossilis was originally described as Cobitis fossilis by Linnaeus in 1758. It belongs to the family Cobitidae. It is commonly known as Weatherfish but has many other common names such as Schlammpeitzger in Austria, Viun in Belarus, Grote modderkruiper in Belgium, Zmiorche in Bulgaria, Cik in Czechoslovakia, Former, Piskor paskovany in Czechoslovakia, Former. more common names It is found in Fresh and Brackish water.
Species   fossilis
AuthorWI   Linnaeus [C.]
AuthorNI   Linnaeus
Qualification   ---
Year   1758
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Cypriniformes Cypriniformes
Family   Cobitidae
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Genus   Misgurnus
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Cypriniformes
Family   Cobitidae
Genus   Misgurnus
Original Name   Cobitis        
Taxon Name   fossilis
Original Combination   Cobitis fossilis
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Cobitis fossilis
OriginalSubGenus   Cobitis
Original Author   Linnaeus
Original AuthorWI   Linnaeus [C.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1758
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Europe.
Type Catalogue   Type catalog: Wheeler 1958:213 [ref. 13434], Fernholm & Wheeler 1983:218-219 [ref. 20707].
Primary Code   ---
Page   303

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Misgurnus fossilis
Current Species   fossilis
Current Genus Misgurnus
Current AuthorWI Linnaeus [C.]
Current AuthorNI   Linnaeus
Current Year   1758
Current Family Cobitidae
Current Subfamily
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Habitat freshwater, brackish.        
Water Fresh and Brackish water

Current Summary   Valid as Misgurnus fossilis  (Linnaeus 1758). Cobitidae.
Name History   •Valid as Misgurnus fossilis (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Berg 1949:900 [ref. 20661], Okada 1961:534 [ref. 6363], Lelek 1987:253 [ref. 22962], Mrakovcic et al. 1995:184 [ref. 23079], Kottelat 1997:90 [ref. 22952], Reshetnikov et al. 1997:744 [ref. 24702], Vasil'eva 1998:102 [ref. 23591], Bogutskaya et al. 2001:45 [ref. 26178], Bianco & Ketmaier 2001:201 [ref. 26728], Hanel 2003:55 [ref. 27894], Bogutskaya & Naseka 2004:109 [ref. 28183], Vassilev & Pehlivanov 2005:173 [ref. 28369], Hanel & Lusk 2005:287 [ref. 28804], Fricke 2007:28 [ref. 30577], Fricke et al. 2007:50 [ref. 29533], Kottelat & Freyhof 2007:319 [ref. 29996], Interesova et al. 2010:281 [ref. 31016], Kottelat 2012:36 [ref. 32367], Parin et al. 2014:101 [ref. 33547], Çiçek et al. 2015:148 [ref. 35151], Ćaleta et al. 2019:149 [ref. 37026], Tutman et al. 2018:219 [ref. 35876], Lorenzoni et al. 2019:251 [ref. 37108]).

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aguillicadatus Misgurnus aguillicadatus (Cantor [T. E.] 1842)Synonym
anguillicaudatus Misgurnus anguillicaudatus (Cantor [T. E.] 1842)Valid
anguillicaudatus formosanus Misgurnus anguillicaudatus formosanus Rendahl [H.] 1936Synonym
anguillicaudatus tungting Misgurnus anguillicaudatus tungting Nichols [J. T.] 1925Synonym
anguillicaudus Misgurnus anguillicaudus Nichols [J. T.] & Pope [C. H.] 1927Synonym
arenae Misgurnus arenae Lin [S.-Y.] 1934Synonym
bifurcata Misgurnus bifurcata (McClelland [J.] 1843)Synonym
bipartitus Misgurnus bipartitus (Sauvage [H.-E.] & Dabry de Thiersant [P.] 1874)Synonym
buphoensis Misgurnus buphoensis Kim [R. T.] & Park [S. Y.] 1995Valid
cestoideus Misgurnus cestoideus Kessler [K. F.] 1876Synonym
crossochilus Misgurnus crossochilus Sauvage [H.-E.] 1878Synonym
decemcirrosus Misgurnus decemcirrosus (Basilewsky [S.] 1855)Synonym
dichachrous Misgurnus dichachrous (Bleeker [P.] 1860)Synonym
elongatus Misgurnus elongatus Kimura [S.] 1934Synonym
enalios Misgurnus enalios (Bleeker [P.] 1860)Synonym
erikssoni Misgurnus erikssoni Rendahl [H.] 1922Synonym
formosanus Misgurnus formosanus Rendahl [H.] 1936Synonym
fossilis anguillicaudatus Misgurnus fossilis anguillicaudatus Cantor [T. E.] 1842Synonym
fukien Misgurnus fukien Nichols [J. T.] 1925Synonym
grangeri Misgurnus grangeri Nichols [J. T.] 1925Synonym
heungchow Misgurnus heungchow Lin [S.-Y.] 1932Synonym
laoensis Misgurnus laoensis Sauvage [H.-E.] 1878Synonym
lateralis Misgurnus lateralis Günther [A.] 1868Synonym
leopardus Misgurnus leopardus Nichols [J. T.] 1925Synonym
leptocephala Misgurnus leptocephala (Nikolskii [A. M.] 1903)Synonym
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