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Species in the genus Menticirrhus: [ 23 ] records


agassizi, Menticirrhus Jordan [D. S.] in Jordan & Eigenmann 1889:429 [United States Commission of Fish and Fisheries, Report of the Commissioner v. 14 (for 1886) (art. 3); ref. 2439] Caldera, Chile. Holotype (unique): MCZ 99493 [ex MCZ 8603A]. •Valid as Menticirrhus agassizi Jordan 1889 -- (Pequeño 1989:61 [ref. 14125]). •Synonym of Menticirrhus panamensis (Steindachner 1876) -- (Chao in Fischer et al. 1995:1476 [ref. 22830], Parenti 2020:29 [ref. 37439]). Current status: Synonym of Menticirrhus panamensis (Steindachner 1876). Sciaenidae. Habitat: marine.

alburnus, Perca Linnaeus [C.] 1766:482 [Systema naturae sive regna tria naturae v. 1 (pt 1); ref. 2786] Carolina [Charleston, South Carolina, U.S.A.]. Syntypes: Linn. Soc. London 111 (left half-skin). Type catalog: Wheeler 1985:61 [ref. 20705]. Type information: Goode & Bean 1885:202 [ref. 1841]. Based on manuscript description and 1 specimen sent by A. Garden [South Carolina], and on the 'Alburnus americanus' of Catesby 1743:12, Pl. 12, fig. 2 (v. 2) [ref. 774] ['Charlestown', South Carolina]. •Synonym of Menticirrhus americanus (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Chao 1978:30 [ref. 6983], Castro-Aguirre et al. 1999:372 [ref. 24550], Marceniuk et al. 2020:315 [ref. 37705]). Current status: Synonym of Menticirrhus americanus (Linnaeus 1758). Sciaenidae. Habitat: brackish, marine.

americanus, Cyprinus Linnaeus [C.] 1758:321 [Systema Naturae, Ed. X v. 1; ref. 2787] Ocean Springs 3 miles north of Horn Island, Jackson County, Gulf of Mexico, Mississippi. [Carolinas, America]. Neotype: USNM 196402. Based on a figure and short account of Catesby 1743:12; not same as Cyprinus americanus Linnaeus 1766; see Wheeler 1985:29 [ref. 20705]. Neotype designated by Marceniuk et al. 2020:317 [ref. 37705], but on page 317 with type locality "east of the Cape Hatteras National Seashore, North Carolina, U.S.A." in error. •Valid as Menticirrhus americanus (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Chao 1978:30 [ref. 6983], Uyeno & Sato in Uyeno et al. 1983:366 [ref. 14275], Robins & Ray 1986:187 [ref. 23100], Boschung 1992:145 [ref. 23239], Cervigón 1992:406 [ref. 23827], Cervigón 1993:280 [ref. 24474], Murdy et al. 1997:198 [ref. 23144], Aguilera 1998:50 [ref. 24221], Castro-Aguirre et al. 1999:372 [ref. 24550], Marín 2000:75 [ref. 26252], Camargo & Isaac 2001:143 [ref. 27639], López et al. 2002:65 [ref. 26808], Chao 2003:1626 [ref. 27097], Casatti & Menezes in Menezes et al. 2003:87 [ref. 27192], Nelson et al. 2004:147 [ref. 27807], McEachran & Fechhelm 2005:431 [ref. 28815], Matamoros et al. 2009:19 [ref. 31241], Matamoros et al. 2009:19 [ref. 31241], Mabragaña et al. 2011:table S2 [ref. 31800], Page et al. 2013:152 [ref. 32708], Catelani et al. 2014:933 [ref. 37496], Fabiano et al. 2014:9 [ref. 33530], Nión et al. 2016:49 [ref. 35565], Marceniuk et al. 2017:41 [ref. 35324], Raz-Guzmán et al. 2018:346 [ref. 36407], Robins et al. 2018:436 [ref. 35886], Spier et al. 2018:14 [ref. 36103], Ribeiro et al. 2019:4 [ref. 36717], Marceniuk et al. 2020:315 [ref. 37705]). Current status: Valid as Menticirrhus americanus (Linnaeus 1758). Sciaenidae. Distribution: Western North Atlantic: east coast of the United States, from New York south to the Gulf of Mexico. Habitat: brackish, marine.

arenata, Umbrina Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:190 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] Brazil. Syntypes: MNHN 0000-7472 (1, dry), 0000-7500 (1). Type catalog: Bauchot & Desoutter 1987:18 [ref. 6382]. •Synonym of Menticirrhus americanus (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Chao 1978:30 [ref. 6983]). •Doubtful synonym of Menticirrhus martinicensis (Cuvier 1830) -- (Marceniuk et al. 2020:325 [ref. 37705]). Current status: Uncertain as Menticirrhus martinicensis (Cuvier 1830). Sciaenidae. Habitat: brackish, marine.

atlanticus, Menticirrhus McFarland [W. N.] 1963:98 [Publications of the Institute of Marine Science, University of Texas v. 9; ref. 24520] Name only, not available. •In the synonymy of Menticirrhus saxatilis (Bloch & Schneider 1801) -- (Chao 1978:31 [ref. 6983], Parenti 2020:29 [ref. 37439]). Current status: Synonym of Menticirrhus saxatilis (Bloch & Schneider 1801). Sciaenidae. Habitat: brackish, marine.

cokeri, Menticirrhus Evermann [B. W.] & Radcliffe [L.] 1917:107, Pl. 10 (fig. 2) [Bulletin of the United States National Museum No. 95; ref. 1284] Ancon, Peru. Holotype: USNM 77533. Paratypes: (1). •Synonym of Menticirrhus ophicephalus (Jenyns 1840) -- (Chao in Fischer et al. 1995:1474 [ref. 22830], Parenti 2020:29 [ref. 37439]). Current status: Synonym of Menticirrhus ophicephalus (Jenyns 1840). Sciaenidae. Habitat: marine.

cuiaranensis, Menticirrhus Marceniuk [A. P.], Caires [R. A.], Rotundo [M. M.], Cerqueira [N. N. C. D.], Siccha-Ramirez [R.], Wosiacki [W. B.] & Oliveira [C.] 2020:309, Figs. 5A-B [Zootaxa 4822 (no. 3); ref. 37705] Cuiaraná, Salinópolis, Pará, Brazil. Holotype: MPEG 38944. Paratypes: AZUSC, LBP, MPEG, MZUSP. Plus additional non-type material. •Valid as Menticirrhus cuiaranensis Marceniuk, Caires, Rotundo, Cerqueira, Siccha-Ramirez, Wosiacki & Oliveira 2020. Current status: Valid as Menticirrhus cuiaranensis Marceniuk, Caires, Rotundo, Cerqueira, Siccha-Ramirez, Wosiacki & Oliveira 2020. Sciaenidae. Distribution: Western South Atlantic: Brazilian coast from Pará state to northern Rio de Janeiro state. Habitat: brackish, marine.

elongata, Umbrina Günther [A.] 1864:148 [Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1864 (pt 1) (art. 3) (for 22 Mar. 1864); ref. 13930] Chiapam, Guatemala. Holotype (unique): BMNH 1864.1.26.243. •Valid as Menticirrhus elongatus (Günther 1864) -- (Allen & Robertson 1994:162 [ref. 22193], Bussing & López S. 1994:126 [ref. 23101], Chao in Fischer et al. 1995:1472 [ref. 22830], Chirichigno F. & Vélez D. 1998:307 [ref. 24555], Castro-Aguirre et al. 1999:373 [ref. 24550], Nelson et al. 2004:147 [ref. 27807], Page et al. 2013:152 [ref. 32708], Parenti 2020:29 [ref. 37439], Marceniuk et al. 2020:328 [ref. 37705]). Current status: Valid as Menticirrhus elongatus (Günther 1864). Sciaenidae. Distribution: Eastern Pacific: Baja California (Mexico) south to southern Peru. Habitat: marine.

focaliger, Menticirrhus Ginsburg [I.] 1952:97, Fig. 8 [Journal of the Washington Academy of Sciences v. 42 (no. 3); ref. 1805] St. Joseph Bay, near its entrance, Florida, U.S.A. Holotype: USNM 144161. Paratypes: USNM 144162-63 (19, 5); FMNH 50102 (2). Type catalog: Ibarra & Stewart 1987:56 [ref. 12367]. •Synonym of Menticirrhus saxatilis (Bloch & Schneider 1801) -- (Chao 1978:31 [ref. 6983], Castro-Aguirre et al. 1999:373 [ref. 24550], Parenti 2020:29 [ref. 37439]). Current status: Synonym of Menticirrhus saxatilis (Bloch & Schneider 1801). Sciaenidae. Habitat: brackish, marine.

gracilis, Umbrina Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:189 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] Brazil. Lectotype: MNHN 0044 (dry). Paralectotypes: MNHN 0000-9622 (1). Type catalog: Bauchot & Desoutter 1987:19 [ref. 6382]. Lectotype selected by Chao 1978:30 [ref. 6983]. •Synonym of Menticirrhus americanus (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Chao 1978:30 [ref. 6983]). •Valid as Menticirrhus gracilis (Cuvier 1830) -- (Marceniuk et al. 2020:317 [ref. 37705]). Current status: Valid as Menticirrhus gracilis (Cuvier 1830). Sciaenidae. Distribution: Western South Atlantic: southern and southeastern coasts of Brazil (Rio de Janeiro to Rio Grande do Sul). Habitat: brackish, marine.

januaria, Umbrina Steindachner [F.] 1876:170 [122] [Sitzungsberichte der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften. Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftliche Classe v. 74 (1. Abth.); ref. 4225] Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Syntypes: (several) not yet found at NMW. On p. 122 of separate. •Synonym of Menticirrhus americanus (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Chao 1978:30 [ref. 6983]). •Synonym of Menticirrhus martinicensis (Cuvier 1830) -- (Marceniuk et al. 2020:321 [ref. 37705]). Current status: Synonym of Menticirrhus martinicensis (Cuvier 1830). Sciaenidae. Habitat: brackish, marine.

littoralis, Umbrina Holbrook [J. E.] 1847:10, Pl. 1 [Southern ichthyology: or, a description of the fishes inhabiting the waters of South Carolina, Georgia and Florida. No. II; ref. 24518] South Carolina, U.S.A. Holotype: ANSP 11576. Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:152 [ref. 13621]. Also appeared in Holbrook 1855:142, Pl. 20 (fig. 2) [ref. 2184] and in the second edition, 1860:144, Pl. 20 (fig. 2). See Anderson & Stephens 2002:324 [ref. 26596]. •Valid as Menticirrhus littoralis (Holbrook 1847) -- (Chao 1978:31 [ref. 6983], Robins & Ray 1986:187 [ref. 23100], Boschung 1992:146 [ref. 23239], Cervigón 1992:406 [ref. 23827], Cervigón 1993:282 [ref. 24474], Murdy et al. 1997:196 [ref. 23144], Castro-Aguirre et al. 1999:371 [ref. 24550], Marín 2000:75 [ref. 26252], Camargo & Isaac 2001:143 [ref. 27639] dated 1855, Chao 2003:1627 [ref. 27097], Casatti & Menezes in Menezes et al. 2003:87 [ref. 27192], Nelson et al. 2004:147 [ref. 27807], McEachran & Fechhelm 2005:432 [ref. 28815], García-Hernández et al. 2009:93 [ref. 37265], Page et al. 2013:152 [ref. 32708], Catelani et al. 2014:933 [ref. 37496], Nión et al. 2016:49 [ref. 35565], Marceniuk et al. 2017:41 [ref. 35324], Raz-Guzmán et al. 2018:346 [ref. 36407], Spier et al. 2018:14 [ref. 36103], Ribeiro et al. 2019:4 [ref. 36717], Parenti 2020:29 [ref. 37439], Marceniuk et al. 2020:325 [ref. 37705]). Current status: Valid as Menticirrhus littoralis (Holbrook 1847). Sciaenidae. Distribution: Western North Atlantic: North Carolina (U.S.A.) to Gulf of Mexico. Habitat: brackish, marine.

martinicensis, Umbrina Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:186 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] Martinique Island, West Indies. Type: MNHN 0000 7498. Type catalog: Bauchot & Desoutter 1987:20 [ref. 6382]. •Synonym of Menticirrhus americanus (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Chao 1978:30 [ref. 6983], Castro-Aguirre et al. 1999:372 [ref. 24550]). •Valid as Umbrina martinicensis Cuvier 1830 -- (González Bencomo et al. 1997:159 [ref. 24960]). •Valid as Menticirrhus martinicensis (Cuvier 1830) -- (Marceniuk et al. 2020:321 [ref. 37705]). Current status: Valid as Menticirrhus martinicensis (Cuvier 1830). Sciaenidae. Distribution: Western Atlantic: from the Caribbean region (Martinique and the West Indies) to Argentina. Habitat: freshwater, brackish, marine.

nasus, Umbrina Günther [A.] 1868:426, Figs. [Transactions of the Zoological Society of London v. 6 (pt 7, no. 14); ref. 1994] (Pacific) Panama. Holotype (unique): BMNH 1867.9.23.17. •Valid as Menticirrhus nasus (Günther 1868) -- (Allen & Robertson 1994:162 [ref. 22193], Bussing & López S. 1994:126 [ref. 23101], Chao in Fischer et al. 1995:1473 [ref. 22830], De la Cruz-Agüero & Cota-Gómez 1998:357 [ref. 23520], Chirichigno F. & Vélez D. 1998:308 [ref. 24555], Castro-Aguirre et al. 1999:374 [ref. 24550], Fuller et al. 1999:407 [ref. 25838], Nelson et al. 2004:147 [ref. 27807], Page et al. 2013:152 [ref. 32708], Barriga Salazar 2014:117 [ref. 35745], Jiménez-Prado et al. 2015:403 [ref. 34894], Romero-Berny et al. 2018:91 [ref. 35859], González-Murcia et al. 2019:307 [ref. 36544], Parenti 2020:29 [ref. 37439], Marceniuk et al. 2020:328 [ref. 37705]). Current status: Valid as Menticirrhus nasus (Günther 1868). Sciaenidae. Distribution: Eastern Pacific: Baja California (Mexico) south to northern Peru. Habitat: marine.

nebulosa, Sciaena Mitchill [S. L.] 1815:408, Pl. 3 [Transactions of the Literary and Philosophical Society of New-York v. 1 (art. 5) (for 1814); ref. 13292] New York, U.S.A. No types known. Objectively invalid; preoccupied by Sciaena nebulosa Forsskål 1775. •Synonym of Menticirrhus saxatilis (Bloch & Schneider 1801) -- (Chao 1978:31 [ref. 6983], Smith 1986:434 [ref. 22186], Parenti 2020:29 [ref. 37439]). Current status: Synonym of Menticirrhus saxatilis (Bloch & Schneider 1801). Sciaenidae. Habitat: brackish, marine.

ophicephala, Umbrina Jenyns [L.] 1840:45 [The zoology of the voyage of H. M. S. Beagle; ref. 2344] Coquimbo, Chile. Syntypes: (2). •Valid as Menticirrhus ophicephalus (Jenyns 1840) -- (Pequeño 1989:61 [ref. 14125], Chao in Fischer et al. 1995:1474 [ref. 22830], Chirichigno F. & Vélez D. 1998:307 [ref. 24555], Parenti 2020:29 [ref. 37439], Marceniuk et al. 2020:327 [ref. 37705]). Current status: Valid as Menticirrhus ophicephalus (Jenyns 1840). Sciaenidae. Distribution: Eastern Pacific: Peru to Chile. Habitat: marine.

paitensis, Menticirrhus Hildebrand [S. F.] 1946:263, Fig. 57 [Bulletin of the United States National Museum No. 189; ref. 2161] South shore of Paita Bay, Peru. Holotype (unique): USNM 128004. •Valid as Menticirrhus paitensis Hildebrand 1946 -- (Chao in Fischer et al. 1995:1475 [ref. 22830], Chirichigno F. & Vélez D. 1998:308 [ref. 24555], Nelson et al. 2004:148 [ref. 27807], Page et al. 2013:152 [ref. 32708], González-Murcia et al. 2019:307 [ref. 36544], Parenti 2020:29 [ref. 37439], Marceniuk et al. 2020:327 [ref. 37705]). Current status: Valid as Menticirrhus paitensis Hildebrand 1946. Sciaenidae. Distribution: Eastern Pacific: Baja California (Mexico) south to Chile. Habitat: marine.

panamensis, Umbrina Steindachner [F.] 1876:559 [9], Pl. 9 [Sitzungsberichte der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften. Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftliche Classe v. 72 (1. Abth.); ref. 18772] (Pacific) Panama. Syntypes: (several) MCZ 520 (1), 8623 (1), 8624 (2); NMW 82663 (1); USNM 153615 [ex MCZ 8624] (1). On p. 9 of separate. •Valid as Menticirrhus panamensis (Steindachner 1876) -- (Allen & Robertson 1994:163 [ref. 22193], Bussing & López S. 1994:126 [ref. 23101], Chao in Fischer et al. 1995:1476 [ref. 22830], Chirichigno F. & Vélez D. 1998:307 [ref. 24555], Castro-Aguirre et al. 1999:374 [ref. 24550], Nelson et al. 2004:148 [ref. 27807] dating to 1875, Page et al. 2013:152 [ref. 32708] dating to 1875, Parenti 2020:29 [ref. 37439], Marceniuk et al. 2020:328 [ref. 37705]). Current status: Valid as Menticirrhus panamensis (Steindachner 1876). Sciaenidae. Distribution: Eastern Pacific: Baja California (Mexico) south to Chile. Habitat: marine.

phalaena, Umbrina Girard [C. F.] 1858:167 [Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 10; ref. 1813] Indianola and Brazos Santiago, Texas, U.S.A. Syntypes: MCZ 482 [ex USNM 620] (1); USNM 619 (1, not found in 1993), 620 (orig. 4, now 1), 128273 [ex USNM 620] (2), ?154721 [?ex USNM 620] (1). See also Girard 1859:13, Pl. 5 (figs. 1-5) [ref. 13405]. •Synonym of Menticirrhus americanus (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Chao 1978:30 [ref. 6983], Marceniuk et al. 2020:315 [ref. 37705]). Current status: Synonym of Menticirrhus americanus (Linnaeus 1758). Sciaenidae. Habitat: brackish, marine.

rostratus, Menticirrhus Hildebrand [S. F.] 1946:265, Fig. 58 [Bulletin of the United States National Museum No. 189; ref. 2161] Paita Bay, Peru. Holotype: USNM 128002. Paratypes: USNM 128003 (1). •Synonym of Menticirrhus elongatus (Günther 1864) -- (Chao in Fischer et al. 1995:1472 [ref. 22830], Chirichigno F. & Vélez D. 1998:307 [ref. 24555], Parenti 2020:29 [ref. 37439]). Current status: Synonym of Menticirrhus elongatus (Günther 1864). Sciaenidae. Habitat: marine.

saxatilis, Johnius Bloch [M. E.] & Schneider [J. G.] 1801:75 [M. E. Blochii, Systema Ichthyologiae; ref. 471] New York, U.S.A. Holotype (unique): ZMB 8792 (stuffed). Type catalog: Paepke 1999:129 [ref. 24282]. •Valid as Menticirrhus saxatilis (Bloch & Schneider 1801) -- (Chao 1978:31 [ref. 6983], Smith 1986:434 [ref. 22186], Robins & Ray 1986:187 [ref. 23100], Boschung 1992:146 [ref. 23239], Murdy et al. 1997:197 [ref. 23144], Castro-Aguirre et al. 1999:373 [ref. 24550], Klein-MacPhee in Collette & Klein-MacPhee 2002:442 [ref. 26158], Chao 2003:1628 [ref. 27097], Nelson et al. 2004:148 [ref. 27807], McEachran & Fechhelm 2005:433 [ref. 28815], García-Hernández et al. 2009:93 [ref. 37265], Page et al. 2013:152 [ref. 32708], Raz-Guzmán et al. 2018:346 [ref. 36407], Parenti 2020:29 [ref. 37439], Marceniuk et al. 2020:328 [ref. 37705]). Current status: Valid as Menticirrhus saxatilis (Bloch & Schneider 1801). Sciaenidae. Distribution: Western Atlantic: Massachusetts south to southern Florida (U.S.A.), and Gulf of Mexico. Habitat: brackish, marine.

simus, Menticirrhus Jordan [D. S.] & Eigenmann [C. H.] 1889:427 [United States Commission of Fish and Fisheries, Report of the Commissioner v. 14 (for 1886) (art. 3); ref. 2439] Mazatlán, Sinaloa, western Mexico; Panama (Pacific). Holotype: USNM 28292. •Synonym of Menticirrhus nasus (Günther 1868) -- (Chao in Fischer et al. 1995:1473 [ref. 22830], Parenti 2020:29 [ref. 37439]). Current status: Synonym of Menticirrhus nasus (Günther 1868). Sciaenidae. Habitat: marine.

undulata, Umbrina Girard [C. F.] 1854:148 [Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 7; ref. 5769] San Diego, California, U.S.A. Syntypes: USNM 370 (1). •Valid as Menticirrhus undulatus (Girard 1854) -- (Eschmeyer & Herald 1983:220 [ref. 9277], Cervigón 1992:407 [ref. 23827], Chao in Fischer et al. 1995:1477 [ref. 22830], Chirichigno F. & Vélez D. 1998:307 [ref. 24555], Fuller et al. 1999:407 [ref. 25838], Nelson et al. 2004:148 [ref. 27807], Page et al. 2013:152 [ref. 32708], Kells et al. 2016:250 [ref. 35888], Burton & Lea 2019:77 [ref. 37205], Parenti 2020:29 [ref. 37439], Marceniuk et al. 2020:328 [ref. 37705]). Current status: Valid as Menticirrhus undulatus (Girard 1854). Sciaenidae. Distribution: Eastern Pacific: southern California (U.S.A.) south to Pacific coast of Baja California (Mexico), and Gulf of California (Mexico). Habitat: marine.