WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegalops Lacepède, 1803

125726  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125726)

accepted
Genus
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegalops atlanticus Valenciennes, 1847
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegalops cyprinoides (Broussonet, 1782)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegalops atlantica Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegalops atlanticus Valenciennes, 1847 (misspelling)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegalops bimaculata Lesueur, 1847 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDorosoma cepedianum (Lesueur, 1818)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegalops cepediana Lesueur, 1818 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDorosoma cepedianum (Lesueur, 1818)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegalops cundinga (Hamilton, 1822) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegalops cyprinoides (Broussonet, 1782)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegalops curtifilis Richardson, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegalops cyprinoides (Broussonet, 1782)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegalops cyoprinoides (Broussonet, 1782) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegalops cyprinoides (Broussonet, 1782) (misspelling)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegalops elongatus Girard, 1859 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegalops atlanticus Valenciennes, 1847
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegalops filamentosus Lacepède, 1803 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegalops cyprinoides (Broussonet, 1782)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegalops giganteus (Shaw, 1804) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegalops atlanticus Valenciennes, 1847
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegalops indicus Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegalops cyprinoides (Broussonet, 1782)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegalops kundinga Bleeker, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegalops cyprinoides (Broussonet, 1782) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegalops macrophthalmus Bleeker, 1851 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegalops cyprinoides (Broussonet, 1782)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegalops macropterus Bleeker, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegalops cyprinoides (Broussonet, 1782)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegalops notata Lesueur, 1818 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOpisthonema oglinum (Lesueur, 1818)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegalops oglina Lesueur, 1818 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOpisthonema oglinum (Lesueur, 1818)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegalops oligolepis Bleeker, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegalops cyprinoides (Broussonet, 1782)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegalops setipinnis Richardson, 1843 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegalops cyprinoides (Broussonet, 1782)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Lacepède, B.G.E. (1803). Histoire naturelle des poissons. Check-list of the fishes of the north-eastern Atlantic and of the Mediterranean. 5(1-21): i-lxviii + 1-803 + index.
page(s): 289 [details]   
Bailly, N. (2014). Megalops Lacepède, 1803. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2017). FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=125726 on 2017-12-15

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original description Lacepède, B.G.E. (1803). Histoire naturelle des poissons. Check-list of the fishes of the north-eastern Atlantic and of the Mediterranean. 5(1-21): i-lxviii + 1-803 + index.
page(s): 289 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorTarpon Jordan & Evermann, 1896) Jordan, D.S.; Evermann B.W. (1896). The fishes of North and Middle America: a descriptive catalogue of the species of fish-like vertebrates found in the waters of North America, north of the Isthmus of Panama. Bull. U. S. Natl. Mus. Part I (47): i-lx + 1-1240. [details]   

taxonomy source Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R.; van der Laan, R. (eds). (2017). Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References. Electronic version., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]   

basis of record van der Land, J.; Costello, M.J.; Zavodnik, D.; Santos, R.S.; Porteiro, F.M.; Bailly, N.; Eschmeyer, W.N.; Froese, R. (2001). Pisces, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 357-374 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Losse, G.F. (1968). The elopoid and clupeoid fishes of East African coastal waters. JEANHS 27(2): 77-115 [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorTarpon Jordan & Evermann, 1896) Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R.; van der Laan, R. (eds). (2017). Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References. Electronic version., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrisbania Castelnau, 1878) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMagalops) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 



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Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorイセゴイ  [details]
Megalops cyprinoides
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Megalops cyprinoides
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