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Hemichromis elongatus

(Guichenot 1861)

Hemichromis elongatus was originally described as Chromichthys elongatus by Guichenot in 1861. It belongs to the family Cichlidae. It is commonly known as Banded jewelfish. It is found in Fresh water.
Species   elongatus
AuthorWI   Guichenot [A.]
AuthorNI   Guichenot
Qualification   in Duméril
Year   1861
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Cichliformes Cichliformes
Family   Cichlidae
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Genus   Hemichromis
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Cichliformes
Family   Cichlidae
Genus   Hemichromis
Original Name   Chromichthys        
Taxon Name   elongatus
Original Combination   Chromichthys elongatus
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Chromichthys elongatus
OriginalSubGenus   Chromichthys
Original Author   Guichenot
Original AuthorWI   Guichenot [A.]
Original Qualification   in Duméril
Original Year   1861
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Gabon.
Type Catalogue   Type catalog: Blanc 1962:204 [ref. 20868].
Primary Code   Holotype (unique)
Primary Type   MNHN A-1111
Page   257
Illustrations   Pl. 22 (fig. 3)

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Hemichromis elongatus
Current Species elongatus
Current Genus Hemichromis
Current AuthorWI Guichenot [A.]
Current AuthorNI Guichenot
Current Year 1861
Current Family Cichlidae
Current Subfamily
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Habitat freshwater.        
Water Fresh water

Current Summary   Valid as Hemichromis elongatus  (Guichenot 1861). Cichlidae: Pseudocrenilabrinae.
Name History   •Valid as Hemichromis elongatus (Guichenot 1861) -- (Daget & Teugels 1991:189 [ref. 20957], Skelton 1993:294 [ref. 24071], Fuller et al. 1999:431 [ref. 25838], Skelton 2001:294 [ref. 27406], Mundy 2005:420 [ref. 28379], Stiassny et al. 2007:341 [ref. 30045], Marshall 2011:210 [ref. 31755] dated 1859, Bruton et al. 2018:87 [ref. 36373], Skelton 2019:229, 236 [ref. 36564]).

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afer Hemichromis afer Günther [A.] 1894Synonym
angolensis Hemichromis angolensis Steindachner [F.] 1865Valid
auritus Hemichromis auritus Gill [T. N.] 1862Synonym
bimaculatus Hemichromis bimaculatus Gill [T. N.] 1862Valid
bimaculatus saharae Hemichromis bimaculatus saharae Sauvage [H.-E.] 1880Synonym
bloyeti Hemichromis bloyeti Sauvage [H.-E.] 1883Synonym
cavifrons Hemichromis cavifrons (Hilgendorf [F. M.] 1888)Synonym
cerasogaster Hemichromis cerasogaster (Boulenger [G. A.] 1899)Valid
cristatus Hemichromis cristatus Loiselle [P. V.] 1979Valid
desguezii Hemichromis desguezii Rochebrune [A. T. de] 1880Synonym
desguezu Hemichromis desguezu Rochebrune [A. T. de] 1880Synonym
dimidiatus Hemichromis dimidiatus Günther [A.] 1864Synonym
exsul Hemichromis exsul (Trewavas [E.] 1933)Valid
fasciatus Hemichromis fasciatus Peters [W. C. H.] 1857Valid
fasciatus violacea Hemichromis fasciatus violacea Pellegrin [J.] 1922Synonym
frederici Hemichromis frederici (Castelnau [F. L.] 1861)Uncertain
frempongi Hemichromis frempongi Loiselle [P. V.] 1979Synonym
fugax Hemichromis fugax Payne [A. I.] & Trewavas [E.] 1976Synonym
gigliolii Hemichromis gigliolii Pfeffer [G. J.] 1896Synonym
guntheri Hemichromis guntheri Sauvage [H.-E.] 1882Synonym
guttatus Hemichromis guttatus Günther [A.] 1862Valid
intermedius Hemichromis intermedius Günther [A.] 1864Synonym
jallae Hemichromis jallae Boulenger [G. A.] 1896Synonym
leiguardii Hemichromis leiguardii de Brito Capello [F.] 1873Synonym
letourneauxi Hemichromis letourneauxi Sauvage [H.-E.] 1880Synonym
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