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Scyphius violaceus


Scyphius violaceus was originally described as Scyphius violaceus by Risso in 1827. It belongs to the family Syngnathidae and subfamily Nerophinae. It is found in Brackish and Salt water.
Species   violaceus
AuthorWI   Risso [A.]
AuthorNI   Risso
Qualification   ---
Year   1827
Status   Synonym
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Syngnathiformes Syngnathiformes
Family   Syngnathidae
Nerophinae Nerophinae
Genus   Scyphius
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Syngnathiformes
Family   Syngnathidae
Subfamily   Nerophinae
Genus   Scyphius
Original Name   Scyphius        
Taxon Name   violaceus
Original Combination   Scyphius violaceus
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Scyphius violaceus
OriginalSubGenus   Scyphius
Original Author   Risso
Original AuthorWI   Risso [A.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1827
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Nerophinae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Probably Nice, France, northwestern Mediterranean Sea.
Primary Code   ---
Primary Type   No types known
Journal   Hist. Nat. Europe Mérid.
Citation   v. 3
Page   187

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Nerophis ophidion
Current Species ophidion
Current Genus Nerophis
Current AuthorWI Linnaeus [C.]
Current AuthorNI Linnaeus
Current Year 1758
Current Family Syngnathidae
Current Subfamily
Nerophinae Nerophinae

Habitat brackish, marine.        
Water Brackish and Salt water

Current Summary   Synonym of Nerophis ophidion  (Linnaeus 1758). Syngnathidae: Nerophinae.
Name History   •Synonym of Nerophis ophidion (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Wheeler 1973:277 [ref. 7190], Kottelat 1997:167 [ref. 22952]).

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annulatus Scyphius annulatus Risso [A.] 1827Synonym
cultrirostris Scyphius cultrirostris Michahelles [C. W.] 1830In family
littoralis Scyphius littoralis Risso [A.] 1827Synonym
teres Scyphius teres Rathke [H.] 1836Synonym
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