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Therapon adamsoni


Therapon adamsoni was originally described as Therapon adamsoni by Trewavas in 1940. It belongs to the family Terapontidae. It is found in Fresh water and its distribution is Papua New Guinea.
Species   adamsoni
AuthorWI   Trewavas [E.]
AuthorNI   Trewavas
Qualification   ---
Year   1940
Status   Synonym
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Perciformes Perciformes
Family   Terapontidae
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Genus   Therapon
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Perciformes
Family   Terapontidae
Genus   Therapon
Original Name   Therapon        
Taxon Name   adamsoni
Original Combination   Therapon adamsoni
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Therapon adamsoni
OriginalSubGenus   Therapon
Original Author   Trewavas
Original AuthorWI   Trewavas [E.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1940
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Lake Kutubu, Papua New Guinea, elevation 3000 feet.
Types   Syntypes: (7) BMNH 1940.3.11.1-5 (5), BMNH 1975.3.1.1 [ex 1940.3.11.1-5] (1).
Primary Code   ---
Journal   Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (Ser. 11)
Citation   v. 6 (no. 33)
Page   284

SubSpecies AuthorWI   ---
Qualification SS   ---

Original QualificationSS   ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI   ---

Current Genus Species   Hephaestus adamsoni
Current Species   adamsoni
Current Genus   Hephaestus
Current AuthorWI   Trewavas [E.]
Current AuthorNI   Trewavas
Current Year   1940
Current Family   Terapontidae
Current Subfamily  
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Water   Fresh water
Distribution   Papua New Guinea.

Current Summary   Synonym of Hephaestus adamsoni  (Trewavas 1940). Terapontidae.
Name History   • Valid as Hephaestus adamsoni  (Trewavas 1940) -- (Vari 1978:292 [ref. 4514], Allen 1991:123 [ref. 21090]).

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Hierarchy  Hierarchy
First Publication  First Publication
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acutirostris Therapon acutirostris De Vis [C. W.] 1884Synonym
affinis Therapon affinis Mees [G. F.] & Kailola [P. J.] 1977Synonym
aheneus Therapon aheneus Mees [G. F.] 1963Synonym
annularis Therapon annularis (Bloch [M. E.] & Schneider [J. G.] 1801)Synonym
ater Therapon ater Saville-Kent [W.] 1893Not available
bancrofti Therapon bancrofti Ogilby [J. D.] & McCulloch [A. R.] 1916Synonym
barcoo Therapon barcoo McCulloch [A. R.] & Waite [E. R.] 1917Synonym
bostockii Therapon bostockii Castelnau [F. L. de] 1873Synonym
bouzetianus Therapon bouzetianus Hombron [J. B.] & Jacquinot [H.] in Jacquinot & Guichenot 1853Synonym
brachycentrus Therapon brachycentrus Peters [W. C. H.] 1869Synonym
brevipinnis Therapon brevipinnis Mees [G. F.] 1971Synonym
brevispinnis Therapon brevispinnis Peters [W. C. H.] 1868Synonym
cancellata Therapon cancellata (Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1829)Synonym
cancellatus Therapon cancellatus (Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1829)Synonym
carbo Therapon carbo Ogilby [J. D.] & McCulloch [A. R.] 1916Synonym
carbo Therapon carbo Saville-Kent [W.] 1893Not available
cavifrons Therapon cavifrons Saville-Kent [W.] 1893Not available
chalybeus Therapon chalybeus Macleay [W.] 1883Synonym
cinereus Therapon cinereus Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1829Synonym
cuvieri Therapon cuvieri Bleeker [P.] 1854Synonym
elongatus Therapon elongatus (Guichenot [A.] 1866)Synonym
elphinstonensis Therapon elphinstonensis De Vis [C. W.] 1884Synonym
farna Therapon (Datnia) farna Bleeker [P.] 1879Not available
fasciatus Therapon fasciatus Castelnau [F. L. de] 1875Synonym
fuliginosus Therapon fuliginosus Macleay [W.] 1883Synonym
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