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Synonym of Atherina (Hepsetia) boyeri Risso, 1810

Scientific synonyms and common names

Atherina (Hepsetia) boyeri Risso, 1810

Synonyms:

Atherina boyeri Risso, 1810, Ichthyol. Nice: 338. Syntypes: MNHN no. A 4342, B 860.
Atherina hepsetus var. [2] Delaroche, 1809 (Iviça, Baléares): 358.
Atherina hepsetus var. [3] Delaroche, 1809 (Iviça): 358.
Atherina mochon Cuvier, 1829, Règne animal, ed. Il, 2: 235 (Iviça). Lectotype: MNHN no. A4355.
Atherina presbyter var. pontica Eichwald, 1831, Zool. spec., 3: 72.
Atherina risso Valenciennes, in Cuv. Val., 1835, Hist. nat. Poiss., 10: 345 (Nice). Holotype: MNHN no. A 4350.
Atherina sarda Valenciennes, in Cuv. Val., 1835, Hist. nat. Poiss., 10: 435 (Sardaigne). Holotype: MNHN no. A 4354.
Atherina lacustris Bonaparte, 1836, Faun. Ital., 3, Pesci: 279, pl. 118 (fig. 3).
Atherina boyeri: Bonaparte, 1836, 3: 281, pl. 118 (fig. 4) Günther, 1861b: 394 Canestrini, 1872: 116 Day, 1881: 227, pl. 65 (fig. 2) Moreau, 1881: 205 Borsieri, 1904: 31, pl. 8 Lo Bianco, 1909: 420 Nobre, 1935: 324 Soljan, 1948: 211, fig. ; 1963: 211, fig. Dieuzeide et al., 1955: 250, fig. Zei, in Riedl, 1963: 564, pl. 214.
Atherina boíeri: Valenciennes, in Cuv. Val., 1835,10: 432, pl. 303 Guichenot, 1850: 66 Depèret, 1883: 82.
Atherina mochon: Valenciennes, in Cuv. Val., 1835,10: 434, pl. 304 Günther, 1861a: 396 (mocho, altered spelling) Moreau, 1881: 209 Borsieri, 1904: 39, pl. 9 Lo Bianco, 1909: 429 Slastenenko, 1939: 53 Lozano Rey, 1947: 706, fig. Soljan, 1963: 211 Berg, 1949: 1001, fig. Dieuzeide et al., 1955: 251, fig. Riedl., 1963: 564, pl. 214 Banarescu, 1964: 624, fig. 269 Svetovidov, 1964: 226 fig. 66 Bini, 1965: 102, fig. Tortonese, 1967: 3, fig. 2 Wheeler, 1969: 470, fig.
Atherina pontica Eichwald, 1838b, Bull. Soc. Nat. Mosc.: 137.
Atherina pontica: Günther, 1861: 393.
Atherina hyalosoma Cocco, 1885, Nat. sicil., 4: 239.
Atherina sarda: Carus, 1893: 704.
Atherina riqueti Roule, 1902, Zool. Anz., 25: 262, 4 fig. (canal du Midi). Syntypes: MNHN no. 08.88-89.
Atherina sardinella Fowler, 1904, in Marine Fish. West Africa, 1: 582 (1936).
Atherina rissoi: Borsieri, 1904: 175, pl. 10 Lo Bianco, 1909: 424.
Atherina bonapartii Boulenger, 1907, Zool. Egypt. (Fish. Nile), 3: 426.
Hepsetia boyeri: Jordan & Hubbs, 1919: 31 Schultz, 1948: 18, pl. 1-2, from Borsieri, 1904 Albuquerque, 1954-1956: 614.
Atherina caspia: Fowler, 1936, 1: 582.
Hepsetia rissoi: Schultz, 1948: 18.
Hepsetia mochon: Schultz, 1948: 18.
Atherina caspia: Albuquerque, 1954-1956: 612.
Atherina bonapartei: Svetovidov, 1964: 220, fig. 68 Tortonese, 1967: 3, fig. 2.
Atherina (Hepsetia) boyeri: Bini, 1965: 104, fig. Kiener & Spillmann, 1969: 66, pl. 1-2; 1972: 563-580, fig. 1-2.

Common names:

atherina [He]
atherina [Iw]
bissaria [Eg]
bizri ady [Ar]
boyer's sand smelt [En]
cabassoun [Fr]
gavun batas [Hr]
gumus [Tu]
joël [Fr]
kurunella [Mlt]
latterino capoccione [It]
kleine koornaarvis [Ne]

Boyer's sand smelt (Atherina boyeri)