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Corythoichthys amplexus

Dawson & Randall

Corythoichthys amplexus was originally described as Corythoichthys amplexus by Dawson & Randall in 1975. It belongs to the family Syngnathidae and subfamily Syngnathinae. It is commonly known as Brown-banded pipefish and is known Brown-banded pipefish in Australia, Obi-ishi-yôji in Japan, Brown-banded pipefish in Micronesia, Federated States. more common names It is found in Salt water.
Species   amplexus
AuthorWI   Dawson [C. E.] & Randall [J. E.]
AuthorNI   Dawson & Randall
Qualification   ---
Year   1975
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Syngnathiformes Syngnathiformes
Family   Syngnathidae
Syngnathinae Syngnathinae
Genus   Corythoichthys
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Syngnathiformes
Family   Syngnathidae
Subfamily   Syngnathinae
Genus   Corythoichthys
Original Name   Corythoichthys        
Taxon Name   amplexus
Original Combination   Corythoichthys amplexus
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Corythoichthys amplexus
OriginalSubGenus   Corythoichthys
Original Author   Dawson & Randall
Original AuthorWI   Dawson [C. E.] & Randall [J. E.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1975
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Syngnathinae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Beqa Lagoon, between Stuart and Yanuca Islands, Fiji Islands, depth 6.1 meters.
Types   Paratypes: ANSP 108972 (63), 108993 (1), 110017 (1), 110036 (4), 110050 (5), 110053 (5), 110058 (8); BPBM 15614 (2), 17949 (2), 18033 (4); GCRL 13358 (2), 13336-37 (1, 5), 13463 (6); USNM 213480 (2), 213510-11 (8, 1).
Type Catalogue   Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:159 [ref. 13621].
Primary Code   Holotype
Primary Type   USNM 213479
Journal   Proc. Biol. Soc. Wash.
Citation   v. 88 (no. 25)
Page   271
Illustrations   Figs. 6-7

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Corythoichthys amplexus
Current Species amplexus
Current Genus Corythoichthys
Current AuthorWI Dawson [C. E.] & Randall [J. E.]
Current AuthorNI Dawson & Randall
Current Year 1975
Current Family Syngnathidae
Current Subfamily
Syngnathinae Syngnathinae

Habitat Marine.        
Water Salt water
Habitat Notes Inhabits coral reefs (Ref. 9710). Males may be brooding at 5.0-5.5 CM SL (Ref. 5316).

Current Summary   Valid as Corythoichthys amplexus  Dawson & Randall 1975. Syngnathidae: Syngnathinae.
Name History   •Valid as Corythoichthys amplexus Dawson & Randall 1975 -- (Dawson 1977:303 [ref. 7048], Araga in Masuda et al. 1984:87 [ref. 6441], Dawson 1985:38 [ref. 6541], Paxton et al. 1989:414 [ref. 12442], Randall et al. 1990:72 [ref. 15987], Randall 1995:99 [ref. 22896], Allen 1997:74 [ref. 23977] as amplex, Kuiter 1997:78 [ref. 25488], Randall et al. 1997:72 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:90 [ref. 23965], Paulus 1999:2273 [ref. 24794], fNakabo 2000:525 [ref. 25086], Randall & Lim in Randall & Lim 2000:603 [ref. 25122], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:154 [ref. 25191], Hutchins 2001:26 [ref. 25847], Nakabo 2002:525 [ref. 26001], Allen & Adrim 2003:28 [ref. 26830], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S101 [ref. 27377], Randall 2005:105 [ref. 28239], Paxton et al. 2006:815 [ref. 29073], Allen & Erdmann 2008:122 [ref. 29478], Kuiter 2009:188 [ref. 30404], Motomura et al. 2010:86 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:188 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:45 [ref. 33932], Hamilton et al. 2016:Supplement 1 [ref. 35615], Fricke et al. 2019:92 [ref. 36673]).

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albirostris Corythoichthys albirostris Kaup [J. J.] (ex Heckel) 1856Synonym
balli Corythoichthys balli Fowler [H. W.] 1925Synonym
benedetto Corythoichthys benedetto Allen [G. R.] & Erdmann [M. V.] 2008Valid
bermudensis Corythoichthys bermudensis Beebe [W.] & Tee-Van [J.] 1932Synonym
brachycephalus Corythoichthys brachycephalus (Poey [F.] 1868)Synonym
brederi Corythoichthys brederi Parr [A. E.] 1930Synonym
conspicillatus Corythoichthys conspicillatus (Jenyns [L.] 1842)Valid
corrugatus Corythoichthys corrugatus (Weber [M.] 1913)Synonym
crenulatus Corythoichthys crenulatus (Weber [M.] 1913)Synonym
elerae Corythoichthys elerae Evermann [B. W.] & Seale [A.] 1907Synonym
fasciatus Corythoichthys fasciatus (Gray [J. E.] 1830)Synonym
fasciculatus Corythoichthys fasciculatus Kaup [J. J.] 1853Synonym
fasciolatus Corythoichthys fasciolatus Kaup [J. J.] 1856In family
flavofasciatus Corythoichthys flavofasciatus (Rüppell [W. P. E. S.] 1838)Valid
flavofasciatus conspicillatus Corythoichthys flavofasciatus conspicillatus Jenyns [L.] 1842Synonym
flindersi Corythoichthys flindersi Scott [T. D.] 1957Synonym
grayi Corythoichthys grayi Kaup [J. J.] 1853In family
haematopterus Corythoichthys haematopterus (Bleeker [P.] 1851)Valid
insularis Corythoichthys insularis Dawson [C. E.] 1977Valid
intestinalis Corythoichthys intestinalis (Ramsay [E. P.] 1881)Valid
isigakius Corythoichthys isigakius Jordan [D. S.] & Snyder [J. O.] 1901Valid
mataafae Corythroichthys mataafae Jordan [D. S.] & Seale [A.] 1906Synonym
nigripectus Corythoichthys nigripectus Herald [E. S.] in Schultz et al. 1953Valid
ocellatus Corythoichthys ocellatus Herald [E. S.] in Schultz et al. 1953Valid
papuensis Corythoichthys papuensis (Sauvage [H.-E.] 1880)Synonym
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