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IRMNG taxon details

Merluccius Rafinesque, 1810

1200002  (urn:lsid:irmng.org:taxname:1200002)

accepted
Genus
Species Merluccius albidus (Mitchill, 1818)
Species Merluccius angustimanus Garman, 1899
Species Merluccius australis (Hutton, 1872)
Species Merluccius bilinearis (Mitchill, 1814)
Species Merluccius capensis Castelnau, 1861
Species Merluccius fimbriatus
Species Merluccius gayi (Guichenot, 1848)
Species Merluccius hernandezi Mathews, 1985
Species Merluccius hubbsi Marini, 1933
Species Merluccius merluccius (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Merluccius paradoxus Franca, 1960
Species Merluccius patagonicus Lloris & Matallanas, 2003
Species Merluccius polli Cadenat, 1950
Species Merluccius productus (Ayres, 1855)
Species Merluccius senegalensis Cadenat, 1950
Species Merluccius tasmanicus Matallanas & Lloris, 2006

Species Merluccius ambiguous Lowe, 1841 accepted as Gadella maraldi (Risso, 1810)
Species Merluccius ambiguus Lowe, 1841 accepted as Gadella maraldi (Risso, 1810)
Species Merluccius angusticeps Hildebrand, 1946 accepted as Merluccius angustimanus Garman, 1899
Species Merluccius argentatus Günther, 1862 accepted as Merluccius merluccius (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Merluccius cadenati Doutre, 1960 accepted as Merluccius polli Cadenat, 1950
Species Merluccius esculentus Risso, 1827 accepted as Merluccius merluccius (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Merluccius linnei Malm, 1877 accepted as Merluccius merluccius (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Merluccius magnoculus Ginsburg, 1954 accepted as Merluccius albidus (Mitchill, 1818)
Species Merluccius maraldi (Risso, 1810) accepted as Gadella maraldi (Risso, 1810)
Species Merluccius polylepis Ginsburg, 1954 accepted as Merluccius australis (Hutton, 1872)
Species Merluccius smiridus Rafinesque, 1810 accepted as Merluccius merluccius (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Merluccius uraleptus Costa, 1846 accepted as Gadella maraldi (Risso, 1810)
Species Merluccius vulgaris Fleming, 1828 accepted as Merluccius merluccius (Linnaeus, 1758)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Rafinesque, C. S. (1810). Caratteri di alcuni nuovi generi e nuove specie di animali e piante della Sicilia : con varie osservazioni sopra i medesimi. Sanfilippo. Palermo. 105 p., available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.104418
page(s): 25 [details]   
Taxonomic remark Linnaeus' species spelled merlucius by Rafinesque. Spelled Merlucius by Schinz 1822 and some subsequent authors. Perhaps...  
Taxonomic remark Linnaeus' species spelled merlucius by Rafinesque. Spelled Merlucius by Schinz 1822 and some subsequent authors. Perhaps Onus Rafinesque 1810 predates Merluccius Rafinesque. (Eschmeyer). [details]
IRMNG (2021). Merluccius Rafinesque, 1810. Accessed at: https://irmng.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=1200002 on 2021-10-20
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2006-09-20 22:00:00Z
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2011-12-31 23:00:00Z
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original description Rafinesque, C. S. (1810). Caratteri di alcuni nuovi generi e nuove specie di animali e piante della Sicilia : con varie osservazioni sopra i medesimi. Sanfilippo. Palermo. 105 p., available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.104418
page(s): 25 [details]   

basis of record SN2000/Eschmeyer, 1998 [details]   

basis of record Neave, S. A. (1939-1996). Nomenclator Zoologicus vol. 1-10 Online. [developed by uBio, hosted online at MBLWHOI Library]. , available online at http://ubio.org/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

verified source for family Eschmeyer online (Jun 2012) [details]   

verified source for family WoRMS (Mar 2013) [details]   

name verified source Neave, S. A. (1939-1996). Nomenclator Zoologicus vol. 1-10 Online. [developed by uBio, hosted online at MBLWHOI Library]. , available online at http://ubio.org/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

current name source Eschmeyer online (Jun 2012) [details]   

current name source WoRMS (Mar 2013) [details]   

extant flag source Sepkoski, J. J., Jr. (2002). A compendium of fossil marine animal genera. <em>Bulletins of American Paleontology.</em> 363, 1-560. [details]   

habitat flag source FishBase [details]   

original description  (of Huttonichthys Whitley, 1937) Whitley, G.P. (1937). Further ichthyological miscellanea. <em>Memoirs of the Queensland Museum.</em> 11(2): 113-148., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/52410822
page(s): 122 [details]   

original description  (of Epicopus Günther, 1860) Cat. Fish. Brit. Mus., 2, 232
page(s): 248 [details]   

original description  (of Stomodon Mitchill, 1814) Rept. Fishes N. York
page(s): 7 [details]   

original description  (of Onus Rafinesque, 1810) Ind. Itt. Sic.
page(s): 12 [details]   

original description  (of Merlucius Schinz in Cuvier, 1822) in Cuvier, Thierreich, 2
page(s): 362 [details]   

original description  (of Homalopomus Girard, 1856) Girard, C. (1856). Contributions to the Ichthyology of the Western Coast of the United States, from specimens in the msueum of the Smithsonian Institution. <em>Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia.</em> 8:131-137., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/1935185
page(s): 132 [details]   

original description  (of Merglangus Fleming, 1822) Phil. Zool., 2
page(s): 388 [details]   

original description  (of Merlus Guichenot, 1848) in Gay, Chili (Peces), 2
page(s): 328 [details]   

original description  (of Trachinoides Borodin, 1934) Bull. Vanderbilt Mar. Mus., 1
page(s): 119 [details]   

original description  (of Polydatus Gistel, 1848) Gistel, J. (1848, "1850"). Handbuch der Naturgeschichte aller drei Reiche, fur Lehrer and Lernende, fur Schule und Haus. Abtheilung I. Thierreich. R. Hoffmann, Stuttgart. Pp. 1-626., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/83234
page(s): 343 [details]   

original description  (of Merlangus Rafinesque, 1810) Ind. Itt. Sicil.
page(s): 67 [details]   

original description  (of Hydronus Minding, 1832) Lehrb. Naturg. Fische
page(s): 83 [details]   
From other sources
Descriptive info From FishBase: Brackish + Marine. FishBase flag: All Marine. [details]

Subfamily Merlucciinae [details]

Taxonomic remark Linnaeus' species spelled merlucius by Rafinesque. Spelled Merlucius by Schinz 1822 and some subsequent authors. Perhaps Onus Rafinesque 1810 predates Merluccius Rafinesque. (Eschmeyer). [details]

Type species as cited Merluccius smiridus Rafinesque 1810 (= Gadus merluccius Linnaeus 1758) [details]

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