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Boraras maculatus

(Duncker 1904)

Boraras maculatus was originally described as Rasbora maculatus by Duncker in 1904. It belongs to the family Danionidae and subfamily Rasborinae. It is commonly known as Dwarf rasbora but has many other common names such as Pygmy rasbora in USA, Kääpiörasbora in Finland, Rasbora plamista in Poland. more common names It is found in Fresh water.
Species   maculatus
AuthorWI   Duncker [G.]
AuthorNI   Duncker
Qualification   ---
Year   1904
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Cypriniformes Cypriniformes
Family   Danionidae
Rasborinae Rasborinae
Genus   Boraras
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Cypriniformes
Family   Danionidae
Subfamily   Rasborinae
Genus   Boraras
Original Name   Rasbora        
Taxon Name   maculata
Original Combination   Rasbora maculata
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Rasbora maculata
OriginalSubGenus   Rasbora
Original Author   Duncker
Original AuthorWI   Duncker [G.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1904
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Rasborinae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Bukit Terah, Bandar Maharani [= Muar], Johore, Malaysia.
Type Catalogue   Type catalog: Ladiges et al. 1958:159 [ref. 19181], Alfred 1963:166 [ref. 20555], Alfred 1970:71 [ref. 23931], Nijssen et al. 1982:34 [ref. 19236], Wilkens & Dohse 1993:403 [ref. 21161] as syntypes.
Primary Code   ---
Primary Type   ZMH H383
Page   182
Illustrations   Pl. 1 (fig. 6)

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Boraras maculatus
Current Species maculatus
Current Genus Boraras
Current AuthorWI Duncker [G.]
Current AuthorNI Duncker
Current Year 1904
Current Family Danionidae
Current Subfamily
Rasborinae Rasborinae

Habitat Freshwater.        
Water Fresh water

Current Summary   Valid as Boraras maculatus  (Duncker 1904). Danionidae: Rasborinae.
Name History   •Valid as Rasbora maculata Duncker 1904 -- (Brittan 1954:194 [ref. 646], Kottelat et al. 1993:47 [ref. 23448]). •Valid as Boraras maculatus (Duncker 1904) -- (Kottelat & Vidthayanon 1993:170 [ref. 20833], Doi 1997:4 [ref. 22832], Conway & Kottelat 2011:45 [ref. 31480], Kottelat 2013:82 [ref. 32989], Petsut et al. 2013:411 [ref. 33424], Ng et al. 2019:526 [ref. 36606]).

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brigittae Boraras brigittae (Vogt [D.] 1978)Valid
merah Boraras merah (Kottelat [M.] 1991)Valid
micros Boraras micros Kottelat [M.] & Vidthayanon [C.] 1993Valid
naevus Boraras naevus Conway [K. W.] & Kottelat [M.] 2011Valid
urophthalmoides Boraras urophthalmoides (Kottelat [M.] 1991)Valid
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