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Ramnogaster melanostoma
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Ramnogaster melanostoma

(Eigenmann 1907)

Ramnogaster melanostoma was originally described as Pomolobus melanostoma by Eigenmann in 1907. It belongs to the family Clupeidae. It is commonly known as Uruguay river sprat and is known Mandufia in Argentina, Uruguay river sprat in United Kingdom. more common names It is found in Fresh and Brackish water.
Species   melanostoma
AuthorWI   Eigenmann [C. H.]
AuthorNI   Eigenmann
Qualification   ---
Year   1907
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Clupeiformes Clupeiformes
Family   Clupeidae
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Genus   Ramnogaster
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Clupeiformes
Family   Clupeidae
Genus   Ramnogaster
Original Name   Pomolobus        
Taxon Name   melanostomus
Original Combination   Pomolobus melanostomus
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Pomolobus melanostomus
OriginalSubGenus   Pomolobus
Original Author   Eigenmann
Original AuthorWI   Eigenmann [C. H.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1907
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Types   Paratypes: CAS-SU 36026 (7), CAS [ex IU 11364] (7?, missing)
Type Catalogue   Type catalog: Böhlke 1953:12 [ref. 12291].
Primary Code   Holotype
Primary Type   Princeton Univ. (not located)
Page   452
Illustrations   Pl. 23 (fig. 6)

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Ramnogaster melanostoma
Current Species melanostoma
Current Genus Ramnogaster
Current AuthorWI Eigenmann [C. H.]
Current AuthorNI Eigenmann
Current Year 1907
Current Family Clupeidae
Current Subfamily
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Habitat freshwater, brackish.        
Water Fresh and Brackish water

Current Summary   Valid as Ramnogaster melanostoma  (Eigenmann 1907). Clupeidae.
Name History   •Valid as Ramnogaster melanostomus (Eigenmann 1907) (often seen as melanostoma) -- (Whitehead 1985:124 [ref. 5141], Cione et al. 1998:340 [ref. 23325], Sverlij et al. 1998:10 [ref. 27632], Kullander & Ferraris in Reis et al. 2003:37 [ref. 27061], López et al. 2003:9 [ref. 27366], Casciotta et al. 2003:71 [ref. 28130], Menni 2004:71 [ref. 28131], Litz & Koerber 2014:6 [ref. 33622] as melanostoma with question, Mirande & Koerber 2015:9 [ref. 35117], Nión et al. 2016:26 [ref. 35565] as melanostoma).

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arcuata Ramnogaster arcuata (Jenyns [L.] 1842)Valid
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