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Liza alata

(Steindachner 1892)

Liza alata was originally described as Mugil alata by Steindachner in 1892. It belongs to the family Mugilidae. It is commonly known as Diamond mullet but has many other common names such as Diamond mullet in Australia, Diamond mullet in USA (contiguous states), Basket mullet in Papua New Guinea, Diamant-harder in South Africa, Tainha diamante in Mozambique. more common names It is found in Fresh, Brackish and Salt water.
Species   alata
AuthorWI   Steindachner [F.]
AuthorNI   Steindachner
Qualification   ---
Year   1892
Status   Synonym
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Mugiliformes Mugiliformes
Family   Mugilidae
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Genus   Liza
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Mugiliformes
Family   Mugilidae
Genus   Liza
Original Name   Mugil        
Taxon Name   alatus
Original Combination   Mugil alatus
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Mugil alatus
OriginalSubGenus   Mugil
Original Author   Steindachner
Original AuthorWI   Steindachner [F.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1892
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Madagascar rivers and Antananarivo Bay, Madagascar.
Primary Code   Holotype (unique)
Primary Type   NMW 86329
Page   364 [8] [133]

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Planiliza alata
Current Species   alata
Current Genus Planiliza
Current AuthorWI Steindachner [F.]
Current AuthorNI   Steindachner
Current Year   1892
Current Family Mugilidae
Current Subfamily
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Habitat freshwater, brackish, marine.        
Water Fresh, Brackish and Salt water

Current Summary   Synonym of Planiliza alata  (Steindachner 1892). Mugilidae.
Name History   •Valid as Chelon alata (Steindachner 1892) -- (Chang et al. 1999:39 [ref. 24091]). •Valid as Liza alata (Steindachner 1892) -- (Smith & Smith 1986:716 [ref. 5717], Larson & Martin 1990:61 [ref. 16606], Liu & Shen 1991:277 [ref. 19215], Allen 1991:146 [ref. 21090], Thomson 1997:515 [ref. 23428], Larson & Williams 1997:364 [ref. 23967], Marquet et al. 1999:43 [ref. 23934], Fricke 1999:358 [ref. 24106], Harrison & Senou 1999:2086, 2088 [ref. 24780], Hutchins 2001:38 [ref. 25847], Keith et al. 2002:106 [ref. 31473], Randall et al. 2004:8 [ref. 27624], Morgan et al. 2004:151 [ref. 27718], Heemstra & Heemstra 2004:366 [ref. 28072], Hoese & Bray 2006:678 [ref. 29000], Allen et al. 2008:78 [ref. 30265], Kottelat 2013:276 [ref. 32989], Durand & Whitfield 2016:109 [ref. 35590] with author as Steindachner 1892). •Valid as Planiliza alata (Steindachner 1892) -- (Delrieu-Trottin et al. 2015:6 [ref. 33988], Durand & Borsa 2015:268 [ref. 34115], Durand 2016:34 [ref. 35589], Fricke et al. 2018:96 [ref. 35805]).

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abu Liza abu (Heckel [J. J.] 1843)Synonym
affinis Liza affinis (Günther [A.] 1861)Synonym
akame Liza akame Tanaka [S.] 1916Synonym
alcocki Liza alcocki (Ogilby [J. D.] 1908)Synonym
alosoides Liza alosoides Fowler [H. W.] 1903Synonym
argentea Liza argentea (Quoy [J. R. C.] & Gaimard [J. P.] 1825)Synonym
aurata Liza aurata (Risso [A.] 1810)Synonym
auratus Liza auratus (Risso [A.] 1810)Synonym
bandialensis Chelon bandialensis Diouf [P. S.] 1991Valid
bandialensis Liza bandialensis Diouf [P. S.] 1991Synonym
belanak Liza belanak (Bleeker [P.] 1857)Synonym
borealis Liza borealis Popov [A. M.] 1930Synonym
borneensis Liza borneensis (Bleeker [P.] 1850)Synonym
breviceps Liza breviceps (Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1836)Synonym
britannicus Liza britannicus (Hancock [J.] 1830)Uncertain
canaliculatus Liza canaliculatus (Smith [J. L. B.] 1935)Synonym
carinata Liza carinata (Valenciennes [A.] (ex Ehrenberg) in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1836)Synonym
cascasia Liza cascasia (Hamilton [F.] 1822)Synonym
caustelus Liza caustelus (Nardo [G. D.] (ex Chiereghini) 1847)Synonym
ceramensis Liza ceramensis (Bleeker [P.] 1853)Synonym
chelo Liza chelo (Cuvier [G.] 1829)Synonym
compressus Liza compressus (Günther [A.] 1861)Synonym
corsula Liza corsula (Hamilton [F.] 1822)Synonym
crenilabis Liza crenilabis (Forsskål [P. S.] 1775)Synonym
cryptocheilos Liza cryptocheilos (Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1836)Synonym
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