Empetrichthys merriami

Empetrichthys merriami

Taxonavigation edit

Taxonavigation: Cyprinodontoidei 

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: Ovalentaria
Superordo: Atherinomorphae
Ordo: Cyprinodontiformes
Subordo: Cyprinodontoidei

Familia: Goodeidae
Subfamilia: Empetrichthyinae
Genus: Empetrichthys
Species: Empetrichthys merriami

Name edit

Empetrichthys merriami (Gilbert, 1893)

  • Holotype: USNM 131151. Paratypes: CAS-SU 766 (2), USNM 46101-03 (3, 2, 1).
  • Type locality: Ash Meadows in Amargosa Desert, between California & Nevada, U.S.A.

References edit

  • Gilbert, C.H. 1893: Report on the fishes of the Death Valley expedition collected in southern California and Nevada in 1891, with descriptions of new species, U. S. Dept. of Agriculture. North American Fauna 7: 229–234, Pls. 5-6. Reference page

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