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Pantosteus virescens


Pantosteus virescens was originally described as Pantosteus virescens by Cope in 1875. It belongs to the family Catostomidae and subfamily Catostominae. It is found in Fresh water.
Species   virescens
AuthorWI   Cope [E. D.]
AuthorNI   Cope
Qualification   in Cope & Yarrow
Year   1875
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Cypriniformes Cypriniformes
Family   Catostomidae
Catostominae Catostominae
Genus   Pantosteus
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Cypriniformes
Family   Catostomidae
Subfamily   Catostominae
Genus   Pantosteus
Original Name   Pantosteus        
Taxon Name   virescens
Original Combination   Pantosteus virescens
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Pantosteus virescens
OriginalSubGenus   Pantosteus
Original Author   Cope
Original AuthorWI   Cope [E. D.]
Original Qualification   in Cope & Yarrow
Original Year   1875
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Catostominae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Pagosa, Acrchuleta County, Colorado, U.S.A.
Type Catalogue   Type catalog: Gilbert 1998:204 [ref. 23395] with corrected locality.
Primary Code   Holotype (unique)
Primary Type   USNM 16758
Journal   U. S. Geol. Surv. West 100. Meridian v. 5 (Zool.)
Citation   Chapter 6
Page   675

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Catostomus discobolus
Current Species discobolus
Current Genus Catostomus
Current AuthorWI Cope [E. D.]
Current AuthorNI Cope
Current Year 1875
Current Family Catostomidae
Current Subfamily
Catostominae Catostominae

Habitat Freshwater.        
Water Fresh water

Current Summary   Valid as Pantosteus virescens  Cope 1875. Catostomidae: Catostominae.
Name History   •Synonym of Catostomus discobolus Cope 1871 -- (Smith 1966:82 [ref. 21398], Baxter & Stone 1995:133 [ref. 23374]). •Synonym of Catostomus discobolus Cope 1871, subspecies discobolus -- (Gilbert 1998:204 [ref. 23395]). •Valid as Catostomus virescens (Cope 1875) -- (Smith et al. 2013:3,15 [ref. 32735]). •Valid as Pantosteus virescens Cope 1875 -- (Unmack et al. 2014:9 [ref. 36004], Bagley et al. 2018:25 [ref. 36001]).

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arizonae Pantosteus arizonae Gilbert [C. H.] in Jordan & Evermann 1896Synonym
columbianus Pantosteus columbianus Eigenmann [C. H.] & Eigenmann [R. S.] 1893Synonym
jordani Pantosteus jordani Evermann [B. W.] 1893Valid
lahontan Pantosteus lahontan Rutter [C. L.] 1903Valid
santaanae Pantosteus santaanae Snyder [J. O.] 1908Valid
virescens Catostomus virescens (Cope [E. D.] in Cope & Yarrow 1875)Synonym
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