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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Gymnammodytes cicerelus (Rafinesque, 1810)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Gymnammodytes cicerelus Rafinesque-Schmaltz, 1810

Synonyms:

Ammodytes Cicerelus Rafinesque-Schmaltz, 1810a, Caratt. Gen. Spec. Sicil.: 21, pl. 9 (fig. 4) (Messina, Sicily).
Ammodytes tobianus (non Linn.): Risso, 1810: 95.
Ammodytes argenteus Risso, 1826, Hist. nat. Europe mérid., 3: 209 (Nice, France).
Ammodytes siculus Swainson, 1833, Zool. illustrations (2nd series), 1, pl. 63 (fig. 1) (Sicily). Holotype: BMNH no. 1949.3.25.19.
Ammodytes siculus: Günther, 1862: 386(part.) Steindachner, 1868a: 712, pl. II (fig. 3).
Ammodytes terebrans Cisternas, 1875, An. Soc. esp. Hist. nat., 9: 167, pl. VIII.
Ammodytes cicerellus: Moreau, 1881, 3: 219 Dieuzeide et al., 1955: 109 (fig.) Dollfus, 1955: 169 Lozano Rey, 1960, 3: 265, fig. 105 Banarescu, 1964: 792, fig. 348.
Gymnammodytes cicerellus: Duncker & Mohr, 1939: 21 Luther & Fiedler, 1961: 75, Abb. 8 Svetovidov, 1964: 374, fig. 118 Bini, 1968, 6: 111 (fig.).
Ammodytes cicerelus: Corbin, 1950: 87 Poljakov et al., 1958: 171.


Common names:

cicerelle [Fr]
cicerello [It]
ligeirão [Pr]
loutsàki [He]
mediterranean sand-eel [En]
pescianka [Ru]
sonzo [Es]

Mediterranean sand-eel (Gymnammodytes cicerelus)