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Noturus eleutherus


Noturus eleutherus was originally described as Noturus eleutherus by Jordan in 1877. It belongs to the family Ictaluridae. It is commonly known as Mountain madtom and is known Mountain madtom in USA (contiguous states), mountain madtom in USA (contiguous states). more common names It is found in Fresh water.
Species   eleutherus
AuthorWI   Jordan [D. S.]
AuthorNI   Jordan
Qualification   ---
Year   1877
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Siluriformes Siluriformes
Family   Ictaluridae
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Genus   Noturus
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Siluriformes
Family   Ictaluridae
Genus   Noturus
Original Name   Noturus        
Taxon Name   eleutherus
Original Combination   Noturus eleutherus
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Noturus eleutherus
OriginalSubGenus   Noturus
Original Author   Jordan
Original AuthorWI   Jordan [D. S.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1877
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Big Pigeon River, tributary of French Broad River, [probably near Newport, Cocke County], Tennessee, U.S.A.
Type Catalogue   Type catalog: Ferraris & Vari 1992:19 [ref. 19771], Gilbert 1998:212 [ref. 23395], Ferraris 2007:212 [ref. 29155].
Primary Code   Holotype (unique)
Primary Type   USNM 29678
Journal   Ann. Lyc. Nat. Hist. N. Y.
Citation   v. 11 (no. 11-12) (29)
Page   371

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Noturus eleutherus
Current Species   eleutherus
Current Genus Noturus
Current AuthorWI Jordan [D. S.]
Current AuthorNI   Jordan
Current Year   1877
Current Family Ictaluridae
Current Subfamily
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Habitat Freshwater.        
Water Fresh water
Habitat Notes Inhabits clean rocky riffles, shoals and runs of small to large rivers. Often found near vegetation.

Current Summary   Valid as Noturus eleutherus  Jordan 1877. Ictaluridae.
Name History   •Valid as Noturus eleutherus Jordan 1877 -- (Taylor 1969:160 [ref. 6555], Lee et al. 1980:451 [ref. 22416], Robison & Buchanan 1988:300 [ref. 23393], Burgess 1989:34 [ref. 12860], Page & Burr 1991:208 [ref. 18983], Etnier & Starnes 1993:313 [ref. 22809], Jenkins & Burkhead 1994:565 [ref. 21581], Stauffer et al. 1995:215 [ref. 23376], Mettee et al. 1996:395 [ref. 25836], Gilbert 1998:212 [ref. 23395], Nelson et al. 2004:81 [ref. 27807], Miller & Robison 2004:234 [ref. 27931], Boschung & Mayden 2004:338 [ref. 27995], Scharpf 2006:16 [ref. 30386], Ferraris 2007:212 [ref. 29155], Page & Burr 2011:366 [ref. 31215], Page et al. 2013:84 [ref. 32708]).

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albater Noturus albater Taylor [W. R.] 1969Valid
atrorus Noturus atrorus (Hubbs [C. L.] & Raney [E. C.] 1944)Synonym
baileyi Noturus baileyi Taylor [W. R.] 1969Valid
crypticus Noturus crypticus Burr [B. M.], Eisenhour [D. J.] & Grady [J. M.] 2005Valid
elassochir Noturus elassochir Swain [J.] & Kalb [G. B.] 1883Synonym
elegans Noturus elegans Taylor [W. R.] 1969Valid
exilis Noturus exilis Nelson [E. W.] 1876Valid
fasciatus Noturus fasciatus Burr [B. M.], Eisenhour [D. J.] & Grady [J. M.] 2005Valid
flavater Noturus flavater Taylor [W. R.] 1969Valid
flavipinnis Noturus flavipinnis Taylor [W. R.] 1969Valid
flavus Noturus flavus Rafinesque [C. S.] 1818Valid
funebris Noturus funebris Gilbert [C. H.] & Swain [J.] in Gilbert 1891Valid
furiosus Noturus furiosus Jordan [D. S.] & Meek [S. E.] in Jordan 1889Valid
gallowayi Noturus gallowayi (Fowler [H. W.] 1945)Synonym
gilberti Noturus gilberti Jordan [D. S.] & Evermann [B. W.] in Jordan 1889Valid
gladiator Noturus gladiator Thomas [M. R.] & Burr [B. M.] 2004Valid
gyrinus Noturus gyrinus (Mitchill [S. L.] 1817)Valid
hildebrandi Noturus hildebrandi (Bailey [R. M.] & Taylor [W. R.] 1950)Valid
hildebrandi hildebrandi Noturus hildebrandi hildebrandi (Bailey [R. M.] & Taylor [W. R.] 1950)Synonym
hildebrandi lautus Noturus hildebrandi lautus Taylor [W. R.] 1969Synonym
insignarius Noturus insignarius (Lesueur [C. A.] in Vaillant 1896)Synonym
insignis Noturus insignis (Richardson [J.] 1836)Valid
lachneri Noturus lachneri Taylor [W. R.] 1969Valid
latifrons Noturus latifrons Jordan [D. S.] 1885In family
lautus Noturus lautus Taylor [W. R.] 1969Synonym
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