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Nomorhamphus megarrhamphus (Brembach 1982)


Currently Accepted Name: Nomorhamphus megarrhamphus (Brembach 1982)

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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 : Acanthopterygii
Series : Atherinomorpha
Order : Beloniformes
Family : Hemiramphidae
Genus : Nomorhamphus
Species : megarrhamphus

Selected Name

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Name: Nomorhamphus megarrhamphus
Author: (Brembach 1982)
Genus: Nomorhamphus
Species: megarrhamphus

Current Name

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Current Name: Nomorhamphus megarrhamphus
Current Author: (Brembach 1982)
Current Genus: Nomorhamphus
Current Species: megarrhamphus
Current Summary: Nomorhamphus megarrhamphus (Brembach 1982) Hemiramphidae.

Original Name

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Original Name: Dermogenys megarrhamphus
Original Author: Brembach 1982
Original Genus Species: Dermogenys megarrhamphus
Original Genus: Dermogenys
Original Species: megarrhamphus

Original Description

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Original Name:Dermogenys megarrhamphus Brembach 1982
Reference: [ref. 8506]
Journal Acronym: ATZ
Journal: Aquarien und Terrarien-Zeitschrift
Article: Drei neue *Dermogenys*-Arten aus Sulawesi: *D. montanus*, *D. vogti*, *D. megarrhamphus*.
Citation: v. 35 (no. 2)
Pages: 51-55
Text Page: 55
Illustrations: Fig.
Type Locality: Lake Towoeti, central Sulawesi, Indonesia.
Primary Type: Lectotype: ZMH 7151
Types: Paralectotypes: (24) ZMH 7152 (1), 7153 (? 22 of 50).
Type Catalog: Wilkens & Dohse 1993:414 [ref. 21161].
Comments: Lectotype designated by Meisner 2001:256 [ref. 25599].


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* Valid as Dermogenys megarrhamphus Brembach 1982.

Brembach 1991 - [ref. 20227] - Lebendgebärende Halbschnäbler. Untersuchungen zur Verbreitung, Morphologie, Systematik und Fortpflanzungsbiologie der lebendgebärenden Halbschnäbler der Gattungen *Dermogenys* und *Nomorhamphus* (Hemirhamphidae: Pisces). Verlag Natur & Wissenschaft Harro Hieronimus & Jürgen Schmidt, Solingen. Page: 158

Kottelat et al. 1993 - [ref. 23448] - Freshwater fishes of Western Indonesia and Sulawesi. Periplus Editions, Hong Kong. Page: 84

Meisner & Louie 2000 - [ref. 25079] - *Nomorhamphus kolonodalensis*, a new species of viviparous halfbeak from Sulawesi (Teleostei: Hemiramphidae). Page: 366

* Valid as Nomorhamphus megarrhamphus (Brembach 1982).

Meisner 2001 - [ref. 25599] - Phylogenetic systematics of the viviparous halfbeak genera *Dermogenys* and *Nomorhamphus* (Teleostei: Hemiramphidae: Zenarchopterinae). Page: 255

Collette 2004 - [ref. 27583] - Family Hemiramphidae Gill 1859 -- halfbeaks. Page: 18

Distribution and Habitat

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Water Type: Fresh & Brack
Habitat: pelagic
Depth Range: No depth range available.
Distribution: Towuti and Mahalona, Sulawesi Selatan.


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Maximum Length: 120mm(TL)
4.72" (TL)


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No synonyms are available for this name combination.


Common Names

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No common names are available for this name combination.

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Distribution of Nomorhamphus megarrhamphus

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