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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmeiurus melas (Rafinesque, 1820) 
AphiaID: 154205

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPisces (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorActinopterygii (Class) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSiluriformes (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIctaluridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmeiurus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmeiurus Rafinesque, 1820
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIctalurus melas (Rafinesque, 1820)
Sources  original description Rafinesque, C.S. (1820). Description of the Silures or catfishes of the River Ohio. Q. J. Sci. Lit. Arts (R. Inst. Gr. Brit.) v. 9, pp 48-52. [details]

source of synonymy Eschmeyer, W.: Catalog of fishes; California Academy of Sciences, department Ichtyology., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Albanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpeshku mace e zezë  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorzwarte dwergmeerval  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorblack bullhead  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbarbotte noirUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbarbette noire [from synonym]  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorZwergwels [from synonym]  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbagre torito negro  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Canada
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBritish Columbia [details]
Coastal Waters of Southeast Alaska and British Columbia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCoastal Waters of Southeast Alaska and British Columbia [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Pacific [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanadian Exclusive Economic Zone [Pacific part] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 67 [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Pacific [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAchtheres ambloplitis Kellicott, 1880 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAchtheres pimelodi Krøyer, 1863 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus arthrosis Roberts, 1969 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus elegans Wilson C.B., 1916 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus megaceros Wilson C.B., 1916 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus versicolor Wilson C.B., 1911 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernaea cyprinacea Linnaeus, 1758 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDelivering Alien Invasive Species Inventories for Europe (DAISIE) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (22 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (223 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (50 nucleotides; 25 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:154205
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-04-18 08:19:08Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
2010-02-24 10:17:14Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Ameiurus melas (Rafinesque, 1820). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=154205 on 2014-10-24
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