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Polynemus hornadayi


Polynemus hornadayi was originally described as Polynemus hornadayi by Myers in 1936. It belongs to the family Polynemidae. It is commonly known as Hornaday's paradise fish and is known Hornaday's paradise fish in United Kingdom. more common names It is found in Fresh water.
Species   hornadayi
AuthorWI   Myers [G. S.]
AuthorNI   Myers
Qualification   ---
Year   1936
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Perciformes Perciformes
Family   Polynemidae
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Genus   Polynemus
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Perciformes
Family   Polynemidae
Genus   Polynemus
Original Name   Polynemus        
Taxon Name   hornadayi
Original Combination   Polynemus hornadayi
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Polynemus hornadayi
OriginalSubGenus   Polynemus
Original Author   Myers
Original AuthorWI   Myers [G. S.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1936
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Ensengi River, tributary of Sadong River, Sarawak state, Borneo, East Malaysia.
Types   Paratypes: BMNH 1935.8.29.31 [ex USNM 35719] (1), USNM 35719 (orig. 10, now 8).
Primary Code   Holotype
Primary Type   USNM 100632 [ex 35719]
Journal   J. Wash. Acad. Sci.
Citation   v. 26 (no. 9)
Page   376
Illustrations   Fig. 1

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Polynemus hornadayi
Current Species   hornadayi
Current Genus Polynemus
Current AuthorWI Myers [G. S.]
Current AuthorNI   Myers
Current Year   1936
Current Family Polynemidae
Current Subfamily
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Habitat Freshwater.        
Water Fresh water
Habitat Notes Inhabits muddy, fast flowing rivers, 12 m wide and 3 m deep (Ref. 9685).

Current Summary   Valid as Polynemus hornadayi  Myers 1936. Polynemidae.
Name History   •Valid as Polynemus hornadayi Myers 1936 -- (Kottelat et al. 1993:128 [ref. 23448], Kottelat & Lim 1995:246 [ref. 23210], Randall & Lim in Randall & Lim 2000:622 [ref. 25122], Feltes 2001:3114 [ref. 26107], Motomura et al. 2002:308 [ref. 26494], Motomura 2003:162 [ref. 26829], Motomura & van Oijen 2003:406 [ref. 27209], Motomura 2004:9 [ref. 27601], Motomura 2004:84 [ref. 27970], Parenti & Lim 2005:193 [ref. 28285], Motomura & Tsukawaki 2006:462 [ref. 28914], Kottelat 2013:355 [ref. 32989]).

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Hierarchy  Hierarchy
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americanus Polynemus americanus Cuvier [G.] 1829Synonym
antillarum Polynemus antillarum Perugia [A.] 1896Synonym
approximans Polynemus approximans Lay [G. T.] & Bennett [E. T.] 1839Synonym
aquilonaris Polynemus aquilonaris Motomura [H.] 2003Valid
artedii Polynemus artedii Bennett [E. T.] 1831Synonym
astrolabi Polynemus astrolabi Sauvage [H.-E.] 1881Synonym
aureus Polynemus aureus Hamilton [F.] 1822Synonym
bidentatus Polynemus bidentatus Motomura [H.] & Tsukawaki [S.] 2006Valid
borneensis Polynemus borneensis Bleeker [P.] 1856Synonym
caecus Polynemus caecus Macleay [W.] 1878Synonym
californiensis Polynemus californiensis Thominot [A.] 1886Synonym
coecus Polynemus coecus Macleay [W.] 1878Synonym
commersonii Polynemus commersonii Shaw [G.] 1804Synonym
decadactylus Polynemus decadactylus Bloch [M. E.] 1795Synonym
diagrammicus Polynemus diagrammicus Bleeker [P.] 1849Synonym
dubius Polynemus dubius Bleeker [P.] 1853Valid
emoi Polynemus emoi Lacepède [B. G. E.] 1803Synonym
enneadactylus Polynemus enneadactylus Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1829Synonym
gelatinosus Polynemus gelatinosus McClelland [J.] 1843Synonym
heptadactylus Polynemus heptadactylus Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1829Synonym
hexanema Polynemus hexanema Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1829Synonym
hexanemus Polynemus hexanemus Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1829Synonym
hilleri Polynemus hilleri (Fowler [H. W.] 1905)Synonym
indicus Polynemus indicus Shaw [G.] 1804Synonym
intermedius Polynemus intermedius Nichols [J. T.] 1954Synonym
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