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Caranx melampygus cuvier, 1833

PARALECTOTYPE

Set of 3 specimens

MNHN-IC-0000-0739
PARALECTOTYPES DESIGNES PAR SMITH-VANIZ, BAUCHOT ET DESOUTTER, 1979 : 12 / EXPEDITION J. DUMONT D'URVILLE 1826-1829 / LF = 77, 86 et 87mm

Taxonomy

Chordata
Actinopterygii
Perciformes
Carangidae
Caranx melampygus cuvier, 1833

Origin

santa cruz
vanikoro(i.)
quoy et gaimard
pacifique
11° 42' 0'' S ; 166° 49' 58.8'' E

Determination history

PARALECTOTYPE
cuvier 1833 SYNTYPE
, . HIST. NAT. POISS., vol. IX
 
Citation: p. 107