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Parancistrus vicinus
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Parancistrus vicinus

(Castelnau 1855)

Parancistrus vicinus was originally described as Murenophis vicinus by Castelnau in 1855. It belongs to the family Loricariidae and subfamily Hypostominae. It is found in Salt water.
Species   vicinus
AuthorWI   Castelnau [F. L.]
AuthorNI   Castelnau
Qualification   ---
Year   1855
Status   Synonym
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Siluriformes Siluriformes
Family   Loricariidae
Hypostominae Hypostominae
Genus   Parancistrus
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Siluriformes
Family   Loricariidae
Subfamily   Hypostominae
Genus   Parancistrus
Original Name   Murenophis        
Taxon Name   vicina
Original Combination   Murenophis vicina
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Murenophis vicina
OriginalSubGenus   Murenophis
Original Author   Castelnau
Original AuthorWI   Castelnau [F. L.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1855
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Hypostominae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Bahia, Brazil.
Type Catalogue   Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1993:102 [ref. 20810].
Primary Code   Holotype (unique)
Primary Type   MNHN B-2423
Page   81
Illustrations   Pl. 42 (fig. 4)

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Gymnothorax vicinus
Current Species vicinus
Current Genus Gymnothorax
Current AuthorWI Castelnau [F. L.]
Current AuthorNI Castelnau
Current Year 1855
Current Family Loricariidae
Current Subfamily
Muraeninae Muraeninae

Habitat marine.        
Water Salt water

Current Summary   Synonym of Gymnothorax vicinus  (Castelnau 1855). Muraenidae: Muraeninae.
Name History   •Valid as Lycodontis vicinus (Castelnau 1855) -- (Blache et al. 1973:226 [ref. 7185], Cervigón 1991:38 [ref. 24472], Cervigón 1992:368 [ref. 23827], Aguilera 1998:46 [ref. 24221]). •Valid as Gymnothorax vicinus (Castelnau 1855) -- (Bauchot in Whitehead et al. 1986:542 [ref. 13676], Robins & Ray 1986:53 [ref. 23100], Edwards & Glass 1987:626 [ref. 9166], Böhlke et al. 1989:186 [ref. 13286], Smith 1989:912 [ref. 13285], Smith & Böhlke 1990:143 [ref. 19379], Boschung 1992:33 [ref. 23239], McEachran & Fechhelm 1998:240 [ref. 23897], Smith-Vaniz et al. 1999:136 [ref. 25013], Afonso et al. 1999:82 [ref. 25466], Schmitter-Soto et al. 2000:148 [ref. 27754], Rocha & Rosa 2001:989 [ref. 25909], Collette et al. 2003:99 [ref. 26784], Böhlke & Smith 2003:704 [ref. 26990], Menezes in Menezes et al. 2003:33 [ref. 27192], Smith et al. 2003:9 [ref. 27621], Nelson et al. 2004:61 [ref. 27807], Wirtz et al. 2007:25 [ref. 30263], Smith 2012:29 [ref. 32155], Page et al. 2013:61 [ref. 32708], Wirtz et al. 2013:118 [ref. 32972], Smith-Vaniz & Jelks 2014:24 [ref. 33341], Wirtz et al. 2014:3 [ref. 33516], Pinheiro et al. 2015:6 [ref. 34324], Smith & Brito 2016:1632 [ref. 34557], Spier et al. 2018:6 [ref. 36103], Brown et al. 2019:156 [ref. 36444], Carneiro et al. 2019:61 [ref. 37250]).

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aurantiacus Parancistrus aurantiacus (Castelnau [F. L.] 1855)Valid
longipinnis Parancistrus longipinnis (Kindle [E. M.] 1895)Synonym
nigricans Parancistrus nigricans (Castelnau [F. L.] 1855)Synonym
niveatus Parancistrus niveatus (Castelnau [F. L.] 1855)Synonym
nudiventris Parancistrus nudiventris Rapp Py-Daniel [L. H.] & Zuanon [J.] 2005Valid
punctatissimus Parancistrus punctatissimus (Steindachner [F.] 1881)Synonym
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