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Poromitra macrophthalmus

(Gilchrist 1903)

Poromitra macrophthalmus was originally described as Plectromus macrophthalmus by Gilchrist in 1903. It belongs to the family Melamphaidae. It is found in Salt water and its distribution is Indian Ocean and western to central Pacific.
Species   macrophthalmus
AuthorWI   Gilchrist [J. D. F.]
AuthorNI   Gilchrist
Qualification   ---
Year   1903
Status   Synonym
Class   Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Order   Beryciformes Beryciformes
Family   Melamphaidae
Subfamily   --- ---
Genus   Poromitra
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Beryciformes
Family   Melamphaidae
Genus   Poromitra
Original Name   Plectromus        
Taxon Name   macrophthalmus
Original Combination   Plectromus macrophthalmus
Original Genus   Plectromus
Original Genus Species   Plectromus macrophthalmus
OriginalSubGenus   Plectromus
Original Author   Gilchrist
Original AuthorWI   Gilchrist [J. D. F.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1903
Original Family   Melamphaidae
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Cape Point Lighthouse, bearing S.83°E. distance of 35.5 miles, South Africa, depth 360 fathoms.
Primary Code   Holotype (unique)
Primary Type   whereabouts unknown
Page   205
Illustrations   Pl. 13 (fig. 2)

SubSpecies AuthorWI   ---
Qualification SS   ---

Original QualificationSS   ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI   ---

Current Genus Species   Poromitra macrophthalma
Current Species   macrophthalma
Current Genus   Poromitra
Current AuthorWI   Gilchrist [J. D. F.]
Current AuthorNI   Gilchrist
Current Year   1903
Current Family   Melamphaidae
Current Subfamily   --- ---

Water   Salt water
Distribution   Indian Ocean and western to central Pacific.

Current Summary   Synonym of Poromitra macrophthalma  (Gilchrist 1903). Melamphaidae.
Name History   • Synonym of Poromitra megalops  (Lütken 1878) -- (Ebeling 1986:429 [ref. 5651], Kotlyar 2004:5 [ref. 27590]). • Valid as Poromitra macrophthalma  (Gilchrist 1903) -- (Kotlyar 2010:237 [ref. 30796], Kotlyar 2012:409 [ref. 32474]).

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agafonovae Poromitra agafonovae Kotlyar [A. N.] 2009Valid
anthrax Poromitra anthrax (Osório [B.] 1906)Synonym
atlantica Poromitra atlantica (Norman [J. R.] 1929)Valid
capito Poromitra capito Goode [G. B.] & Bean [T. H.] 1883Valid
coronata Poromitra coronata (Gilchrist [J. D. F.] & von Bonde [C.] 1924)Valid
coronatus Poromitra coronatus (Gilchrist [J. D. F.] & von Bonde [C.] 1924)Spelling
crassa Poromitra crassa Parin [N. V.] & Ebeling [A. W.] 1980Valid
crassiceps Poromitra crassiceps (Günther [A.] 1878)Valid
cristiceps Poromitra cristiceps (Gilbert [C. H.] 1890)Valid
curilensis Poromitra curilensis Kotlyar [A. N.] 2008Valid
decipiens Poromitra decipiens Kotlyar [A. N.] 2008Valid
frontosa Poromitra frontosa (Garman [S.] 1899)Valid
gibbsi Poromitra gibbsi Parin [N. V.] & Borodulina [O. D.] 1989Valid
glochidiata Poromitra glochidiata Kotlyar [A. N.] 2008Valid
indooceanica Poromitra indooceanica Kotlyar [A. N.] 2008Valid
jucunda Poromitra jucunda Kotlyar [A. N.] 2010Valid
kukuevi Poromitra kukuevi Kotlyar [A. N.] 2008Valid
macrophthalma Poromitra macrophthalma (Gilchrist [J. D. F.] 1903)Valid
megalops Poromitra megalops (Lütken [C. F.] 1878)Valid
nigriceps Poromitra nigriceps (Zugmayer [E.] 1911)Valid
nigrofulva Poromitra nigrofulva (Garman [S.] 1899)Valid
nigrofulvus Poromitra nigrofulvus (Garman [S.] 1899)Spelling
oscitans Poromitra oscitans Ebeling [A. W.] 1975Valid
rugosa Poromitra rugosa (Chapman [W. M.] 1939)Valid
rugosus Poromitra rugosus (Chapman [W. M.] 1939)Spelling
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