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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 Plump barb in South Africa, Dik-ghieliemientjie in South Africa, Hamilton se ghieliemientjie in South Africa, Hamilton's barb in South Africa. more common names It is found in Fresh water.
Species   afrohamiltoni
AuthorWI   Crass [R. S.]
AuthorNI   Crass
Qualification   ---
Year   1960
Status   Synonym
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Cypriniformes Cypriniformes
Family   Cyprinidae
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  
Original Genus Species   Barbus afrohamiltoni
OriginalSubGenus   Barbus
Original Author   Crass
Original AuthorWI   Crass [R. S.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1960
Original Family  
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 ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

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

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

Current Summary   Synonym of Enteromius afrohamiltoni  (Crass 1960). Cyprinidae: Smiliogastrinae.
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]). •Valid as Enteromius afrohamiltoni (Crass 1960) -- (Yang et al. 2015:112 [ref. 33694], Hayes & Armbruster 2017:351 [ref. 35417], Bruton et al. 2018:42 [ref. 36373]).

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ablabes Barbus ablabes (Bleeker [P.] 1863)Synonym
ablabes var. spurelli Barbus ablabes var. spurelli Boulenger [G. A.] 1913Synonym
aboinensis Barbus aboinensis Boulenger [G. A.] 1911Synonym
abramoides Barbus abramoides Brandt [J. F.] in Mack 1861Uncertain
acuticeps Barbus acuticeps Matthes [H.] 1959Synonym
acuticeps Labeobarbus acuticeps Matthes [H.] 1959Valid
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
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.] 1941Synonym
akeleyi Barbus akeleyi Hubbs [C. L.] 1918Synonym
alba Barbus alba Krauss [F.] 1882Synonym
albanicus Barbus albanicus Steindachner [F.] 1870Synonym
albanicus Luciobarbus albanicus Steindachner [F.] 1870Valid
alberti Barbus alberti Poll [M.] 1939Synonym
aliciae Barbus aliciae Bigorne [R.] & Lévêque [C.] 1993Synonym
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