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Porocottus mednius

(Bean 1898)
  

Porocottus mednius was originally described as Myoxocephalus mednius by Bean in 1898. It belongs to the family Cottidae and subfamily Abyssocottinae. It is commonly known as Aleutian fringed sculpin. It is found in Salt water and its distribution is North Pacific: Bering Strait to Commander-Aleutian chain to southeastern Alaska and to Kuril Islands.
Species   mednius
AuthorWI   Bean [T. H.]
AuthorNI   Bean
Qualification   in Jordan & Evermann
Year   1898
Status   Valid
Class   Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Order   Scorpaeniformes Scorpaeniformes
Family   Cottidae
Subfamily   Abyssocottinae Abyssocottinae
Genus   Porocottus
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Scorpaeniformes
Family   Cottidae
Subfamily   Abyssocottinae
Genus   Porocottus
Original Name   Myoxocephalus        
Taxon Name   mednius
Original Combination   Myoxocephalus mednius
Original Genus   Myoxocephalus
Original Genus Species   Myoxocephalus mednius
OriginalSubGenus   Myoxocephalus
Original Author   Bean
Original AuthorWI   Bean [T. H.]
Original Qualification   in Jordan & Evermann
Original Year   1898
Original Family   Cottidae
Original SubFamily   Abyssocottinae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Medny Island, Commander Islands, Bering Sea.
Primary Code   Holotype (unique)
Primary Type   USNM 33863
Page   1983

SubSpecies AuthorWI   ---
Qualification SS   ---

Original QualificationSS   ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI   ---


Current Genus Species   Porocottus mednius
Current Species   mednius
Current Genus   Porocottus
Current AuthorWI   Schmidt [P. J.]
Current AuthorNI   Schmidt
Current Year   1898
Current Family   Cottidae
Current Subfamily   Abyssocottinae Abyssocottinae

       
Water   Salt water
   
Distribution   North Pacific: Bering Strait to Commander-Aleutian chain to southeastern Alaska and to Kuril Islands.

Current Summary   Valid as Porocottus mednius  (Bean 1898). Cottidae.
 
Name History   • Questionably a synonym of Porocottus bradfordi  Rutter 1898, subspecies albomaculatus  (Schmidt 1916) -- (Neyelov 1979:136 [ref. 3152]). • Valid as Porocottus mednius  (Bean 1898) -- (Sheiko & Fedorov 2000:28 [ref. 25650], Mecklenburg et al. 2002:486 [ref. 25968], Parin et al. 2002:S84 [ref. 28300], Nelson et al. 2004:121 [ref. 27807], Page et al. 2013:124 [ref. 32708]).

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albomaculatus Porocottus albomaculatus (Schmidt [P. J.] 1916)Synonym
allisi Porocottus allisi (Jordan [D. S.] & Starks [E. C.] 1904)Valid
beringi Porocottus beringi (Soldatov [V. K.] 1916)Synonym
borealis Porocottus borealis (Soldatov [V. K.] 1916)Synonym
bradfordi Porocottus bradfordi Rutter [C. L.] in Jordan & Evermann 1898Synonym
camtschaticus Porocottus camtschaticus (Schmidt [P. J.] 1916)Valid
coronatus Porocottus coronatus Yabe [M.] 1992Valid
ijimai Porocottus ijimai Tanaka [S.] 1908Synonym
japonicus Porocottus japonicus Schmidt [P. J.] in Taranetz 1935Valid
leptosomus Porocottus leptosomus Muto [F.], Choi [Y.] & Yabe [M.] 2002Valid
meridionalis Porocottus meridionalis (Soldatov [V. K.] 1916)Synonym
minutus Porocottus minutus (Pallas [P. S.] 1814)Valid
nigrescens Porocottus nigrescens Tanaka [S.] 1908Synonym
ochotensis Porocottus ochotensis Schmidt [P. J.] 1929Synonym
okadai Porocottus okadai Watanabe [M.] 1958Synonym
quadratus Porocottus quadratus Bean [T. H.] in Jordan & Evermann 1898Synonym
quadrifilis Porocottus quadrifilis Gill [T. N.] 1859Valid
sellaris Porocottus sellaris (Gilbert [C. H.] 1896)Synonym
sellaris ochotensis Porocottus sellaris ochotensis Schmidt [P. J.] 1929Synonym
spinosus Porocottus spinosus Watanabe [M.] 1958Synonym
tentaculatus Porocottus tentaculatus (Kner [R.] 1868)Valid
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