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Opsarius megastomus


Opsarius megastomus was originally described as Opsarius megastomus by McClelland in 1839. It belongs to the family Danionidae and subfamily Chedrinae. It is found in Fresh water.
Species   megastomus
AuthorWI   McClelland [J.]
AuthorNI   McClelland
Qualification   ---
Year   1839
Status   Synonym
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Cypriniformes Cypriniformes
Family   Danionidae
Chedrinae Chedrinae
Genus   Opsarius
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Cypriniformes
Family   Danionidae
Subfamily   Chedrinae
Genus   Opsarius
Original Name   Opsarius        
Taxon Name   megastomus
Original Combination   Opsarius megastomus
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Opsarius megastomus
OriginalSubGenus   Opsarius
Original Author   McClelland
Original AuthorWI   McClelland [J.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1839
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Chedrinae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Brahmaputra River, India.
Primary Code   ---
Primary Type   No types known
Journal   Asiatic Researches
Citation   v. 19 (pt 2)
Page   298, 420
Illustrations   Pl. 48 (fig. 5)

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Raiamas bola
Current Species bola
Current Genus Raiamas
Current AuthorWI Hamilton [F.]
Current AuthorNI Hamilton
Current Year 1822
Current Family Danionidae
Current Subfamily
Chedrinae Chedrinae

Habitat Freshwater.        
Water Fresh water

Current Summary   Synonym of Raiamas bola  (Hamilton 1822). Danionidae: Chedrinae.
Name History   •Synonym of Raiamas bola (Hamilton 1822) -- (Menon 1999:22 [ref. 24904], Kottelat 2013:150 [ref. 32989]).

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acanthopterus Opsarius acanthopterus McClelland [J.] 1839Synonym
albulus Opsarius albulus McClelland [J.] 1839Synonym
anisocheilus Opsarius anisocheilus McClelland [J.] 1839Synonym
barna Opsarius barna (Hamilton [F.] 1822)Valid
bicirratus Opsarius bicirratus McClelland [J.] in McClelland 1842Synonym
borneensis Opsarius borneensis (Roberts [T. R.] 1989)Uncertain
brachialis Opsarius brachialis McClelland [J.] 1839Synonym
canarensis Opsarius canarensis Jerdon [T. C.] 1849Valid
cirratus Opsarius cirratus McClelland [J.] 1839Synonym
cocsa Opsarius cocsa (Hamilton [F.] 1822)Valid
dualis Opsarius dualis Jerdon [T. C.] 1849In family
elongatus Opsarius elongatus Kner [R.] 1867Synonym
fasciatus Opsarius fasciatus McClelland [J.] 1839Synonym
gracilis Opsarius gracilis McClelland [J.] 1839Synonym
guttatus Opsarius guttatus Day [F.] 1870Synonym
huahinensis Opsarius huahinensis (Fowler [H. W.] 1934)Uncertain
isocheilus Opsarius isocheilus McClelland [J.] 1839Synonym
kanaensis Opsarius kanaensis Arunkumar [L.] & Moyon [W. A.] 2017Valid
koratensis Opsarius koratensis (Smith [H. M.] 1931)Valid
latipinnatus Opsarius latipinnatus McClelland [J.] 1839Synonym
leucerus Opsarius leucerus McClelland [J.] 1839Synonym
macrolepis Opsarius macrolepis Kner [R.] 1866In family
maculatus Opsarius maculatus McClelland [J.] 1839Valid
malabaricus Barilius malabaricus Jerdon [T. C.] 1849Synonym
malabaricus Opsarius malabaricus Jerdon [T. C.] 1849Valid
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