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IRMNG taxon details

Malapterurus Lacepède, 1803

1048493  (urn:lsid:irmng.org:taxname:1048493)

accepted
Genus
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Hist. Nat. Poiss., 5
page(s): 90 [details]   
Taxonomic remark On Official List (Opinion 93, Direction 56). Malapterus Jarocki 1822 and Malapturus Swainson 1839 both on Official Index as...  
Taxonomic remark On Official List (Opinion 93, Direction 56). Malapterus Jarocki 1822 and Malapturus Swainson 1839 both on Official Index as incorrect subsequent spellings (Direction 56). Unjustifiably emended to Malopterurus by Agassiz 1846; as Malacopterurus by Gill 1890 [Century Dictionary, v. 4 - not investigated]. (Eschmeyer). [details]
IRMNG (2018). Malapterurus Lacepède, 1803. Accessed at: http://www.irmng.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=1048493 on 2020-09-24
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2006-09-20 22:00:00Z
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2011-12-31 23:00:00Z
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original description Hist. Nat. Poiss., 5
page(s): 90 [details]   

basis of record SN2000/Eschmeyer, 1998 [details]   

basis of record Neave, S. A. (1939-1996). Nomenclator Zoologicus vol. 1-10 Online. [developed by uBio, hosted online at MBLWHOI Library]. , available online at http://ubio.org/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

verified source for family Eschmeyer online (Jun 2012) [details]   

verified source for family WoRMS (Mar 2013) [details]   

name verified source Neave, S. A. (1939-1996). Nomenclator Zoologicus vol. 1-10 Online. [developed by uBio, hosted online at MBLWHOI Library]. , available online at http://ubio.org/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

current name source WoRMS (Mar 2013) [details]   

current name source Eschmeyer online (Jun 2012) [details]   

extant flag source SN2000/Eschmeyer, 1998 [details]   

habitat flag source FishBase [details]   

original description  (of Malopterurus Agassiz, 1846) Agassiz, L. (1842-1847). Nomenclator zoologicus : continens nomina systematica generum animalium tam viventium quam fossilium, secundum ordinem alphabeticum disposita, adjectis auctoribus, libris, in quibus reperiuntur, anno editionis, etymologia et familiis, ad quas pertinent, in singulis classibus. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/49761 [details]   

original description  (of Malapturus Swainson, 1838) Hist. Classif. Fish., 1, 348
page(s): 353 [details]   

original description  (of Molapterurus Heckel in Russegger, 1849) in Russegger, Reis., 2 (3)
page(s): 292 [details]   

original description  (of Malapterus Jarocki, 1822) Zoologiia, 4
page(s): 87 [details]   
From other sources
Descriptive info From FishBase: Freshwater. FishBase flag: All Freshwater. [details]

Nomenclatural status available [details]

Taxonomic remark On Official List (Opinion 93, Direction 56). Malapterus Jarocki 1822 and Malapturus Swainson 1839 both on Official Index as incorrect subsequent spellings (Direction 56). Unjustifiably emended to Malopterurus by Agassiz 1846; as Malacopterurus by Gill 1890 [Century Dictionary, v. 4 - not investigated]. (Eschmeyer). [details]

Type species as cited Silurus electricus Gmelin 1789 [details]

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