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Pachyurus schomburgkii


Pachyurus schomburgkii was originally described as Pachyurus schomburgkii by Günther in 1860. It belongs to the family Sciaenidae. It is commonly known as Amazon croaker. It is found in Fresh and Brackish water.
Species   schomburgkii
AuthorWI   Günther [A.]
AuthorNI   Günther
Qualification   ---
Year   1860
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Acanthuriformes Acanthuriformes
Family   Sciaenidae
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Genus   Pachyurus
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Acanthuriformes
Family   Sciaenidae
Genus   Pachyurus
Original Name   Pachyurus        
Taxon Name   schomburgkii
Original Combination   Pachyurus schomburgkii
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Pachyurus schomburgkii
OriginalSubGenus   Pachyurus
Original Author   Günther
Original AuthorWI   Günther [A.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1860
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Rio Capin [= Capim], Pará State, and Caripe Pará, Brazil.
Types   Syntypes: (2) BMNH 1849.11.8.22 (1) Rio Capin [= Capim].
Primary Code   ---
Journal   Cat. Fishes
Citation   v. 2
Page   282

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Pachyurus schomburgkii
Current Species schomburgkii
Current Genus Pachyurus
Current AuthorWI Günther [A.]
Current AuthorNI Günther
Current Year 1860
Current Family Sciaenidae
Current Subfamily
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Habitat freshwater, brackish.        
Water Fresh and Brackish water
Habitat Notes An important foodfish (Ref. 4537).

Current Summary   Valid as Pachyurus schomburgkii  Günther 1860. Sciaenidae.
Name History   •Valid as Pachyurus schomburgkii Günther 1860 [sometimes seen as schomburgki] -- (Chao 1978:43 [ref. 6983], Ortega & Vari 1986:20 [ref. 9708], Soares & Casatti 2000:511 [ref. 24955], Casatti 2001:145 [ref. 25918], Casatti & Chao 2002:5 [ref. 26002], Casatti in Reis et al. 2003:600 [ref. 27061], Casatti & Menezes in Menezes et al. 2003:88 [ref. 27192], Sarmiento et al. 2014:133, 189 [ref. 35004], DoNascimiento et al. 2017:103 [ref. 35633]).

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adspersus Pachyurus (Lepipterus) adspersus Steindachner [F.] 1879Synonym
adspersus Pachyurus adspersus Steindachner [F.] 1879Valid
bonariensis Pachyurus (Lepipterus) bonariensis Steindachner [F.] 1879Synonym
bonariensis Pachyurus bonariensis Steindachner [F.] 1879Valid
calhamazon Pachyurus calhamazon Casatti [L.] 2001Valid
francisci Pachyurus francisci (Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830)Valid
gabrielensis Pachyurus gabrielensis Casatti [L.] 2001Valid
grunniens Pachyurus grunniens (Jardine [W.] & Schomburgk [R. H.] in Schomburgk 1843)Synonym
junki Pachyurus junki Soares [L.] & Casatti [L.] 2000Valid
lundii Pachyurus lundii Reinhardt [J. T.] 1855Synonym
nattereri Pachyurus nattereri Steindachner [F.] 1863Synonym
paranensis Pachyurus paranensis Daneri [C. A.] 1956Synonym
paucirastrus Pachyurus paucirastrus Aguilera [O.] 1983Valid
squamipennis Pachyurus squamipennis Agassiz [L.] in Spix & Agassiz 1831Valid
stewarti Pachyurus stewarti Casatti [L.] & Chao [L. N.] 2002Valid
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