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Tomicodon absitus


Tomicodon absitus was originally described as Tomicodon absitus by Briggs in 1955. It belongs to the family Gobiesocidae and subfamily Gobiesocinae. It is commonly known as distant clingfish and is known chupapiedra lejana in USA (contiguous states), distant clingfish in USA (contiguous states). more common names It is found in Salt water.
Species   absitus
AuthorWI   Briggs [J. C.]
AuthorNI   Briggs
Qualification   ---
Year   1955
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Gobiesociformes Gobiesociformes
Family   Gobiesocidae
Gobiesocinae Gobiesocinae
Genus   Tomicodon
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Gobiesociformes
Family   Gobiesocidae
Subfamily   Gobiesocinae
Genus   Tomicodon
Original Name   Tomicodon        
Taxon Name   absitus
Original Combination   Tomicodon absitus
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Tomicodon absitus
OriginalSubGenus   Tomicodon
Original Author   Briggs
Original AuthorWI   Briggs [J. C.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1955
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Gobiesocinae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Socorro Island, Revillagigedo Islands, off western Mexico.
Types   Paratypes: CAS 1567 (1), 1569 (1), 1655 (1), 1885 (1), 2132 (1), 2139-40 (1, 1); CAS-SU 17809 [ex CAS 1568 and 1884] (2).
Primary Code   Holotype
Primary Type   CAS 2138
Journal   Stanford Ichthyol. Bull.
Citation   v. 6
Page   65
Illustrations   Fig. 91

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Tomicodon absitus
Current Species absitus
Current Genus Tomicodon
Current AuthorWI Briggs [J. C.]
Current AuthorNI Briggs
Current Year 1955
Current Family Gobiesocidae
Current Subfamily
Gobiesocinae Gobiesocinae

Habitat Marine.        
Water Salt water

Current Summary   Valid as Tomicodon absitus  Briggs 1955. Gobiesocidae: Gobiesocinae.
Name History   •Valid as Tomicodon absitus Briggs 1955 -- (Szelistowski 1990:504 [ref. 20183], Nelson et al. 2004:168 [ref. 27807], Page et al. 2013:173 [ref. 32708], Fourriére et al. 2016:449 [ref. 34668], Del Moral-Flores et al. 2016:608 [ref. 34923]).

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abuelorum Tomicodon abuelorum Szelistowski [W. A.] 1990Valid
australis Tomicodon australis Briggs [J. C.] 1955Valid
bidens Tomicodon bidens Briggs [J. C.] 1969Valid
boehlkei Tomicodon boehlkei Briggs [J. C.] 1955Valid
briggsi Tomicodon briggsi Williams [J. T.] & Tyler [J. C.] 2003Valid
cessator Tomicodon cessator (Fowler [H. W.] 1944)Synonym
chilensis Tomicodon chilensis Brisout de Barneville [C. N. F.] 1846Valid
clarkei Tomicodon clarkei Williams [J. T.] & Tyler [J. C.] 2003Valid
cryptus Tomicodon cryptus Williams [J. T.] & Tyler [J. C.] 2003Valid
eos Tomicodon eos (Jordan [D. S.] & Gilbert [C. H.] 1882)Valid
eos rhadinus Tomicodon eos rhadinus Briggs [J. C.] 1955Synonym
fasciatus Tomicodon fasciatus (Peters [W. C. H.] 1859)Valid
fasciatus australis Tomicodon fasciatus australis Briggs [J. C.] 1955Synonym
hieroglyphica Tomicodon hieroglyphica (Evermann [B. W.] & Radcliffe [L.] 1917)Synonym
humeralis Tomicodon humeralis (Gilbert [C. H.] 1890)Valid
lavettsmithi Tomicodon lavettsmithi Williams [J. T.] & Tyler [J. C.] 2003Valid
leurodiscus Tomicodon leurodiscus Williams [J. T.] & Tyler [J. C.] 2003Valid
minuta Tomicodon minuta (Meek [S. E.] & Hildebrand [S. F.] 1928)Synonym
myersi Tomicodon myersi Briggs [J. C.] 1955Valid
petersi Tomicodon petersi (Garman [S.] 1875)Synonym
petersii Tomicodon petersii (Garman [S.] 1875)Valid
prodomus Tomicodon prodomus Briggs [J. C.] 1969Valid
pyrrhocinclus Tomicodon pyrrhocinclus (Cope [E. D.] 1877)Synonym
reitzae Tomicodon reitzae Briggs [J. C.] 2001Valid
reitzi Tomicodon reitzi Briggs [J. C.] 2001Synonym
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