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Gnathodolus bidens Myers 1927


Currently Accepted Name: Gnathodolus bidens Myers 1927

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Domain : Eukaryota
Kingdom : Animalia
Phylum : Chordata
Subphylum : Vertebrata
Superclass : Gnathostomata
Grade : Teleostomi
Class : Actinopterygii
Subclass : Neopterygii
Division : Teleostei
Subdivision : Euteleostei
Superorder : Ostariophysi
Series : Otophysi
Order : Characiformes
Family : Anostomidae
Genus : Gnathodolus
Species : bidens

Selected Name

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Name: Gnathodolus bidens
Author: Myers 1927
Genus: Gnathodolus
Species: bidens

Current Name

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Current Name: Gnathodolus bidens
Current Author: Myers 1927
Current Genus: Gnathodolus
Current Species: bidens
Current Summary: Gnathodolus bidens Myers 1927 Anostomidae.

Original Name

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Original Name: Gnathodolus bidens
Original Author: Myers 1927
Original Genus Species: Gnathodolus bidens
Original Genus: Gnathodolus
Original Species: bidens

Original Description

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Original Name:Gnathodolus bidens Myers 1927
Reference: [ref. 3096]
Journal Acronym: BMCZ
Journal: Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology
Article: Descriptions of new South American fresh-water fishes collected by Dr. Carl Ternetz.
Citation: v. 68 (no. 3)
Pages: 107-135
Text Page: 108
Type Locality: Chemoni, Río Cassiquiare, Venezuela.
Primary Type: Holotype: CAS 20087 [ex IU 17670]
Types: Paratypes: CAS 27651 [ex IU 17671] (1), MCZ 31566 (1, missing).


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* Valid as Gnathodolus bidens Myers 1927.

Santos & Jégu 1996 - [ref. 23717] - Inventário taxonômico dos anostomídeos (Pisces, Anostomidae) da bacia do rio Uatumã-am, Brasil, com descrição de duas espécies novas. Page: 160

Garavello & Britski in Reis et al. 2003 - [ref. 27061] - Check list of the freshwater fishes of South and Central America. Page: 72

Sidlauskas & Santos 2005 - [ref. 28904] - Description of a new species of *Philypnodon* (Teleostei: Gobioidei: Eleotridae) from south-eastern Australia. Page: 121

Distribution and Habitat

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Water Type: Fresh
Habitat: No habitat information has been entered yet.
Depth Range: No depth range available.
Distribution: Orinoco and Casquiare rivers, Venezuela.


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Maximum Length: No length available.


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Gnathodolus bidens Myers 1927
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Common Names

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No common names are available for this name combination.

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Distribution of Gnathodolus bidens

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