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Barbus afrohamiltoni


Barbus afrohamiltoni was originally described as Barbus afrohamiltoni by Crass in 1960. It belongs to the family Cyprinidae and subfamily Barbinae. It is commonly known as Hamilton's barb and is known in South Africa as Hamilton's barb, in South Africa as Hamilton se ghieliemientjie, in South Africa as Dik-ghieliemientjie, in South Africa as Plump barb. more common names It is found in Fresh water and its distribution is Southeastern Africa.
Species   afrohamiltoni
AuthorWI   Crass [R. S.]
AuthorNI   Crass
Qualification   ---
Year   1960
Status   Synonym
Class   Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Order   Cypriniformes Cypriniformes
Family   Cyprinidae
Subfamily   Barbinae Barbinae
Genus   Barbus
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Cypriniformes
Family   Cyprinidae
Subfamily   Barbinae
Genus   Barbus
Original Name   Barbus        
Taxon Name   afrohamiltoni
Original Combination   Barbus afrohamiltoni
Original Genus   Barbus
Original Genus Species   Barbus afrohamiltoni
OriginalSubGenus   Barbus
Original Author   Crass
Original AuthorWI   Crass [R. S.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1960
Original Family   Cyprinidae
Original SubFamily   Barbinae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Sabi River, Transvaal [now Gauteng], South Africa.
Types   Syntypes: SAM 10771 [now at AMG] (3, in 2 bottles).
Primary Code   ---
Journal   Ann. Natal Mus.
Citation   v. 14 (pt 3)
Page   428

SubSpecies AuthorWI   ---
Qualification SS   ---

Original QualificationSS   ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI   ---

Current Genus Species   Enteromius afrohamiltoni
Current Species   afrohamiltoni
Current Genus   Enteromius
Current AuthorWI   Crass [R. S.]
Current AuthorNI   Crass
Current Year   1960
Current Family   Cyprinidae
Current Subfamily   Smiliogastrinae Smiliogastrinae

Habitat   benthopelagic        
Water   Fresh water
Habitat Notes   Favours placid waters such as pans and large pools. Feeds on insects. Used as bait for tigerfish (Ref. 7248).
Distribution   Southeastern Africa.

Current Summary   Synonym of Enteromius afrohamiltoni  (Crass 1960). Cyprinidae: Cyprininae.
Name History   • Valid as Barbus afrohamiltoni  Crass 1960 -- (Lévêque & Daget 1984:221 [ref. 6186], Skelton 1993:162 [ref. 24071], Skelton 2001:162 [ref. 27406], Marshall 2011:97 [ref. 31755]).

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Places  Places
Hierarchy  Hierarchy
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ablabes Barbus ablabes (Bleeker [P.] 1863)Valid
ablabes var. spurelli Barbus ablabes var. spurelli Boulenger [G. A.] 1913Synonym
aboinensis Barbus aboinensis Boulenger [G. A.] 1911Valid
aboinensis Enteromius aboinensis (Boulenger [G. A.] 1911)Valid
abramoides Barbus abramoides Brandt [J. F.] in Mack 1861Not available
acuticeps Barbus acuticeps Matthes [H.] 1959Synonym
acuticeps Labeobarbus acuticeps (Matthes [H.] 1959)Valid
acutirostris Barbus acutirostris Bini [G.] 1940Synonym
aeneus Barbus aeneus (Burchell [W. J.] 1822)Synonym
afer Barbus (Capoeta) afer Peters [W. C. H.] 1864Synonym
afer Barbus afer Peters [W. C. H.] 1864Synonym
affinis Barbus affinis Rüppell [W. P. E. S.] 1835Synonym
affinis affinis Barbus affinis affinis Rüppell [W. P. E. S.] 1835Synonym
affinis brevibarbis Barbus affinis brevibarbis Boulenger [G. A.] 1902Synonym
affinis nedgia Barbus affinis nedgia Rüppell [W. P. E. S.] 1835Synonym
afrohamiltoni Enteromius afrohamiltoni (Crass [R. S.] 1960)Valid
afrovernaya Barbus afrovernaya Nichols [J. T.] & Boulton [R.] 1927Synonym
afrovernayi Barbus afrovernayi Nichols [J. T.] & Boulton [R.] 1927Synonym
ahlselli Barbus ahlselli Lönnberg [E.] 1911Synonym
akakianus Barbus akakianus Boulenger [G. A.] 1911Synonym
akavangoensis Barbus akavangoensis Barnard [K. H.] 1941Spelling
akeleyi Barbus akeleyi Hubbs [C. L.] 1918Synonym
alba Barbus alba Krauss [F.] 1882Synonym
albanicus Barbus albanicus Steindachner [F.] 1870Synonym
albanicus Luciobarbus albanicus (Steindachner [F.] 1870)Valid
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