Fundulus heteroclitus (Linnaeus, 17…

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataActinopterygiiCyprinodontiformesFundulidaeFundulus

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Full Name

Fundulus heteroclitus (Linnaeus, 1766)

Common names

  • Killifish eng
  • Mummichog eng
  • Blauband-Kärpfling deu
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Synonyms

Taxonomic status

accepted species

Basionym

Cobitis heteroclita Linnaeus, 1766

Habitat

Not terrestrial, Marine, Freshwater, Brackish, Freshwater, Marine

Georeferenced data

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Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

Distribution range

Subordinate taxa

Classification

There are no subordinate taxa for this species.
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kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Chordata
class
Actinopterygii
order
Cyprinodontiformes
family
Fundulidae
genus
Fundulus
species
Fundulus heteroclitus
 
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Type Specimen

  • TYPE 30973 of Fundulus vinctus Jordan & Gilbert, 1882

Bibliography

Baensch, H.A. and R. Riehl (1995) Aquarien Atlas. Band 4.: Mergus Verlag GmbH, Verlag für Natur-und Heimtierkunde, Melle, Germany. 864 p.

Carl, H. (2003) Danish fish names.: Zoological Museum of Copenhagen. Unpublished.

Doadrio, I., B. Elvira and Y. Bernat (1991) Cyprinidae.: p. 31-79. In I. Doadrio, B. Elvira and Y. Bernat (eds.). Peces continentales españoles: inventario y clasificación de zonas fluviales. Coleccion Ténica, ICONA, Madrid.

Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2016). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication.

Grabda, E. and T. Heese (1991) Polskie nazewnictwo popularne kraglouste i ryby. Cyclostomata et Pisces.: Wyzsza Szkola Inzynierska w Koszalinie. Koszalin, Poland. 171 p. (in Polish).

Leeke, P.B. (2002) List of common names of fishes in Portugal.: Personal communication, August 21, 2002.

Nelson, J.S., E.J. Crossman, H. Espinosa-Pérez, L.T. Findley, C.R. Gilbert, R.N. Lea and J.D. Williams (2004) Common and scientific names of fishes from the United States, Canada, and Mexico.: American Fisheries Society, Special Publication 29, Bethesda, Maryland. ix, 386 p. + 1 CD.

Page, L.M. and B.M. Burr (2011) A field guide to freshwater fishes of North America north of Mexico.: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 663p.

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Known issues

There are known issues with this name usage:

  • basionym relation derived

Source information

This backbone name usage is included because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built.
View the primary source usage in Catalogue of Life.

Record history

This record was last modified on Jul 25, 2016.