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Symphurus elongatus

(Günther 1868)

Symphurus elongatus was originally described as Aphoristia ornata elongatus by Günther in 1868. It belongs to the family Cynoglossidae and subfamily Symphurinae. It is commonly known as Elongate tonguefish but has many other common names such as elongate tonguefish in USA (contiguous states), Lengua clara in Mexico, Lengue allongée in France, Suela in Nicaragua, Lengua esbelta in Spain. more common names It is found in Brackish and Salt water.
Species   elongatus
AuthorWI   Günther [A.]
AuthorNI   Günther
Qualification   ---
Year   1868
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Pleuronectiformes Pleuronectiformes
Family   Cynoglossidae
Symphurinae Symphurinae
Genus   Symphurus
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Pleuronectiformes
Family   Cynoglossidae
Subfamily   Symphurinae
Genus   Symphurus
Original Name   Aphoristia ornata        
Taxon Name   elongata
Original Combination   Aphoristia ornata elongata
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Aphoristia ornata elongata
OriginalSubGenus   Aphoristia
Original Author   Günther
Original AuthorWI   Günther [A.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1868
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Symphurinae
Original Level   variety
Variety   var.
Type Locality   Pacific coast of Panama.
Primary Code   ---
Page   473

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Symphurus elongatus
Current Species elongatus
Current Genus Symphurus
Current AuthorWI Günther [A.]
Current AuthorNI Günther
Current Year 1868
Current Family Cynoglossidae
Current Subfamily
Symphurinae Symphurinae

Habitat brackish, marine.        
Water Brackish and Salt water
Depth Range From 1 to 100 meters.

Current Summary   Valid as Symphurus elongatus  (Günther 1868). Cynoglossidae: Symphurinae.
Name History   •Valid as Symphurus elongatus (Günther 1868) -- (Munroe & Nizinski 1990:994 [ref. 19193], Bussing & López S. 1994:148 [ref. 23101], Munroe et al. in Fischer et al. 1995:1048 [ref. 22829], De La Cruz Agüero et al. 1997:116 [ref. 24545], Grove & Lavenberg 1997:617 [ref. 24023], Evseenko 1998:61 [ref. 23643], Chirichigno F. & Vélez D. 1998:217 [ref. 24555], Castro-Aguirre et al. 1999:502 [ref. 24550], Evseenko & Shtaut 2000:801 [ref. 25089], Nelson et al. 2004:183 [ref. 27807], McMahan et al. 2013:454 [ref. 32422], Page et al. 2013:188 [ref. 32708], Jiménez-Prado et al. 2015:392 [ref. 34894], Romero-Berny et al. 2018:93 [ref. 35859], González-Murcia et al. 2019:299 [ref. 36544]).

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arabicus Symphurus arabicus Chabanaud [P.] 1954Valid
arawak Symphurus arawak Robins [C. R.] & Randall [J. E.] 1965Valid
atramentatus Symphurus atramentatus Jordan [D. S.] & Bollman [C. H.] 1890Valid
atricauda Symphurus atricauda (Jordan [D. S.] & Gilbert [C. H.] 1880)Valid
atricaudus Symphurus atricaudus (Jordan [D. S.] & Gilbert [C. H.] 1880)Synonym
australis Symphurus australis McCulloch [A. R.] 1907Valid
bathyspilus Symphurus bathyspilus Krabbenhoft [T. J.] & Munroe [T. A.] 2003Valid
bergi Symphurus bergi Thompson [W. F.] 1916Synonym
billykrietei Symphurus billykrietei Munroe [T. A.] 1998Valid
brasiliensis Symphurus brasiliensis (Cuvier [G.] in Spix & Agassiz 1831)Synonym
callopterus Symphurus callopterus Munroe [T. A.] & Mahadeva [M. N.] 1989Valid
caribbeanus Symphurus caribbeanus Munroe [T. A.] 1991Valid
chabanaudi Symphurus chabanaudi Mahadeva [M. N.] & Munroe [T. A.] 1990Valid
civitatium Symphurus civitatium Ginsburg [I.] 1951Synonym
civitatum Symphurus civitatum Ginsburg [I.] 1951Valid
civitatus Symphurus civitatus Ginsburg [I.] 1951Synonym
diabolicus Symphurus diabolicus Mahadeva [M. N.] & Munroe [T. A.] 1990Valid
diomedanus Symphurus diomedanus (Goode [G. B.] & Bean [T. H.] 1885)Synonym
diomedeanus Symphurus diomedeanus (Goode [G. B.] & Bean [T. H.] 1885)Valid
diomedianus Symphurus diomedianus (Goode [G. B.] & Bean [T. H.] 1885)Synonym
fallax Symphurus fallax Chabanaud [P.] 1957Valid
fasciolaris Symphurus fasciolaris Gilbert [C. H.] 1892Valid
fuscus Symphurus fuscus Brauer [A.] 1906Valid
gilesi Symphurus gilesi (Alcock [A. W.] 1889)Synonym
gilesii Symphurus gilesii (Alcock [A. W.] 1889)Valid
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