Bleekeria murtii

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Trachinoidei 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Megaclassis: Osteichthyes
Superclassis/Classis: Actinopterygii
Classis/Subclassis: Actinopteri
Subclassis/Infraclassis: Neopterygii
Infraclassis: Teleostei
Megacohors: Osteoglossocephalai
Supercohors: Clupeocephala
Cohors: Euteleosteomorpha
Subcohors: Neoteleostei
Infracohors: Eurypterygia
Sectio: Ctenosquamata
Subsectio: Acanthomorphata
Divisio/Superordo: Acanthopterygii
Subdivisio: Percomorphaceae
Series: Eupercaria
Ordo: Perciformes
Subordo: Trachinoidei

Familia: Ammodytidae
Genus: Bleekeria
Species: Bleekeria murtii

NameEdit

  • Bleekeria murtii Joshi, Zacharia & Kanthan, 2012

Holotype: Museum of Designated National Repository, Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute, Kochi, India: GB.5.1.1. Paratypes (31): Museum of Designated National Repository, Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute, Kochi, India: GB.5.1.1.1.

Type locality: India, Tuticorin.[1]

Etymology: Named in honour of Dr. V. Sriramachandra Murty, taxonomist and former Head of Demersal Fisheries Division, Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute, Kochi, India.

ReferencesEdit

  • Joshi, K. K., Zacharia, P. U. & Kanthan, P.; 2012: Description of a new sand lance species, Bleekeria murtii (Perciformes: Ammodytidae) from India. Indian Journal of Fisheries, 59 (2): 101–107.