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Trycherodon megalops


Trycherodon megalops was originally described as Trycherodon megalops by Forbes in 1883. It belongs to the family Cyprinidae and subfamily Leuciscinae. It is found in Fresh water.
Species   megalops
AuthorWI   Forbes [S. A.]
AuthorNI   Forbes
Qualification   in Jordan & Gilbert
Year   1883
Status   Synonym
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Cypriniformes Cypriniformes
Family   Cyprinidae
Leuciscinae Leuciscinae
Genus   Trycherodon
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Cypriniformes
Family   Cyprinidae
Subfamily   Leuciscinae
Genus   Trycherodon
Original Name   Trycherodon        
Taxon Name   megalops
Original Combination   Trycherodon megalops
Original Genus   Trycherodon
Original Genus Species   Trycherodon megalops
OriginalSubGenus   Trycherodon
Original Author   Forbes
Original AuthorWI   Forbes [S. A.]
Original Qualification   in Jordan & Gilbert
Original Year   1883
Original Family   Cyprinidae
Original SubFamily   Leuciscinae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Illinois River (Long Lake), Pekin, Tazewall County, Illinois, U.S.A.
Types   Paralectotypes: CAS 13513 [ex IU 4734] (1), INHS 26956-58 (13, 1, 4).
Type Catalogue   Type catalog: Gilbert 1978:61 [ref. 7042], Sabaj et al. 1997:265-266 [ref. 23225], Gilbert 1998:112 [ref. 23395].
Primary Code   Lectotype
Primary Type   USNM 28406
Journal   Bull. U. S. Natl. Mus.
Citation   No. 16
Page   247

SubSpecies AuthorWI   ---
Qualification SS   ---

Original QualificationSS   ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI   ---

Current Genus Species   Opsopoeodus emiliae
Current Species   emiliae
Current Genus   Opsopoeodus
Current AuthorWI   Hay [O. P.]
Current AuthorNI   Hay
Current Year   1881
Current Family   Cyprinidae
Current Subfamily   Leuciscinae Leuciscinae

Water   Fresh water
Distribution   ---

Current Summary   Synonym of Opsopoeodus emiliae  Hay 1881. Cyprinidae: Leuciscinae.
Name History   • Synonym of Notropis emiliae  (Hay 1881) -- (Gilbert 1978:61 [ref. 7042]). • Synonym of Opsopoeodus emiliae  Hay 1881 -- (Gilbert 1998:112 [ref. 23395]).

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