WoRMS taxon details

Scolopsis meridiana Nakamura, Russell, Moore & Motomura, 2018

1305061  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:1305061)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Nakamura, J.; Russell, B. C.; Moore, G. I.; Motomura, H. (2018). Scolopsis meridiana, a new species of monocle bream (Perciformes: Nemipteridae) from northern Australia. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 4500(2): 222-234., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4500.2.4 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Type locality contained in Dampier Archipelago  
type locality contained in Dampier Archipelago [details]
Etymology The specific name “meridiana” is derived from Latin meaning “south”, in reference to the
southern distribution of...  
Etymology The specific name “meridiana” is derived from Latin meaning “south”, in reference to the
southern distribution of the species, relative to that of S. taenioptera, with which it has been confused [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2021). FishBase. Scolopsis meridiana Nakamura, Russell, Moore & Motomura, 2018. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=1305061 on 2021-09-25
Date
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2018-10-17 19:30:29Z
created

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original description Nakamura, J.; Russell, B. C.; Moore, G. I.; Motomura, H. (2018). Scolopsis meridiana, a new species of monocle bream (Perciformes: Nemipteridae) from northern Australia. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 4500(2): 222-234., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4500.2.4 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Etymology The specific name “meridiana” is derived from Latin meaning “south”, in reference to the
southern distribution of the species, relative to that of S. taenioptera, with which it has been confused [details]
LanguageName 
English Sahul monocle bream  [details]