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Polynemus indicus


Polynemus indicus was originally described as Polynemus indicus by Shaw in 1804. It belongs to the family Polynemidae. It is found in Brackish and Salt water.
Species   indicus
AuthorWI   Shaw [G.]
AuthorNI   Shaw
Qualification   ---
Year   1804
Status   Synonym
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   indicus
Original Combination   Polynemus indicus
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Polynemus indicus
OriginalSubGenus   Polynemus
Original Author   Shaw
Original AuthorWI   Shaw [G.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1804
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Vizagapatam, India.
Primary Code   ---
Primary Type   No types known
Journal   General Zool.
Citation   v. 5
Page   155

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Leptomelanosoma indicum
Current Species   indicum
Current Genus Leptomelanosoma
Current AuthorWI Shaw [G.]
Current AuthorNI   Shaw
Current Year   1804
Current Family Polynemidae
Current Subfamily
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Habitat brackish, marine.        
Water Brackish and Salt water

Current Summary   Synonym of Leptomelanosoma indicum  (Shaw 1804). Polynemidae.
Name History   •Valid as Polynemus indicus Shaw 1804 -- (Ataur Rahman 1989:270 [ref. 24860], Mishra & Krishnan 1993:289 [ref. 23743], Kottelat & Lim 1995:246 [ref. 23210], Mohsin & Ambak 1996:208 [ref. 27969]). •Valid as Polydactylus indicus (Shaw 1804) -- (Smith 1986:721 [ref. 5712], Ataur Rahman 1989:270 [ref. 24860], Talwar & Jhingran 1991:910 [ref. 20764], Kottelat et al. 1993:128 [ref. 23448], Fricke 1999:305 [ref. 24106], Mishra et al. 1999:88 [ref. 25315], Motomura et al. 2000:331 [ref. 25060], Randall & Lim in Randall & Lim 2000:622 [ref. 25122], Bijukumar & Sushama 2000:187 [ref. 25703], Hutchins 2001:38 [ref. 25847], Feltes 2001:3104 [ref. 26107], Khan 2003:10 [ref. 27710], Ataur Rahman 2003:295 [ref. 31338]). •Valid as Leptomelanosoma indicum (Shaw 1804) -- (Motomura & Iwatsuki 2001:16 [ref. 25242], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S111 [ref. 27377], Motomura 2004:4 [ref. 27601], Motomura 2004:33 [ref. 27970], Motomura 2004:33 [ref. 27970], Heemstra & Heemstra 2004:371 [ref. 28072], Fricke et al. 2009:67 [ref. 30213], Kottelat 2013:353 [ref. 32989], Psomadakis et al. 2015:281 [ref. 34104], Kang et al. 2017:[2] [ref. 35524], Fricke et al. 2018:222 [ref. 35805], Arndt & Fricke 2019:25 [ref. 36883], Psomadakis et al. 2020:498 [ref. 37272]).

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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
hornadayi Polynemus hornadayi Myers [G. S.] 1936Valid
intermedius Polynemus intermedius Nichols [J. T.] 1954Synonym
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