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Phycodurus eques

(Günther 1865)

Phycodurus eques was originally described as Phyllopteryx eques by Günther in 1865. It belongs to the family Syngnathidae and subfamily Syngnathinae. It is commonly known as Leafy seadragon and is known Leafy seadragon in Australia. more common names It is found in Salt water.
Species   eques
AuthorWI   Günther [A.]
AuthorNI   Günther
Qualification   ---
Year   1865
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Syngnathiformes Syngnathiformes
Family   Syngnathidae
Syngnathinae Syngnathinae
Genus   Phycodurus
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Syngnathiformes
Family   Syngnathidae
Subfamily   Syngnathinae
Genus   Phycodurus
Original Name   Phyllopteryx        
Taxon Name   eques
Original Combination   Phyllopteryx eques
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Phyllopteryx eques
OriginalSubGenus   Phyllopteryx
Original Author   Günther
Original AuthorWI   Günther [A.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1865
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Syngnathinae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Spencer Gulf, Port Lincoln, South Australia.
Primary Code   Holotype (unique)
Primary Type   BMNH 1865.5.13.2 (dry)
Page   327
Illustrations   Pl. 15

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Phycodurus eques
Current Species eques
Current Genus Phycodurus
Current AuthorWI Günther [A.]
Current AuthorNI Günther
Current Year 1865
Current Family Syngnathidae
Current Subfamily
Syngnathinae Syngnathinae

Habitat Marine.        
Water Salt water

Current Summary   Valid as Phycodurus eques  (Günther 1865). Syngnathidae: Syngnathinae.
Name History   •Valid as Phycodurus eques (Günther 1865) -- (Dawson 1985:158 [ref. 6541], Paxton et al. 1989:427 [ref. 12442], Kuiter 1993:96 [ref. 23929], Gomon et al. 1994:463 [ref. 22532], Kuiter 1997:74 [ref. 25488], Hutchins 2001:27 [ref. 25847], Paxton et al. 2006:838 [ref. 29073], Kuiter 2008:470 [ref. 30642], Kuiter 2009:164 [ref. 30404], Stiller et al. 2015:4 [ref. 33688], Orlando et al. 2015:7 [ref. 33686], Lourie 2016:150 [ref. 34505], Hamilton et al. 2016:Supplement 3 [ref. 35615], Hoschke et al. 2019:155 [ref. 36626]).

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glauerti Phycodurus glauerti Whitley [G. P.] 1939Synonym
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