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Limnochromis abeelei


Limnochromis abeelei was originally described as Limnochromis abeelei by Poll in 1949. It belongs to the family Cichlidae. It is found in Fresh water and its distribution is Eastern Africa: Lake Tanganyika.
Species   abeelei
AuthorWI   Poll [M.]
AuthorNI   Poll
Qualification   ---
Year   1949
Status   Synonym
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Cichliformes Cichliformes
Family   Cichlidae
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Genus   Limnochromis
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Cichliformes
Family   Cichlidae
Genus   Limnochromis
Original Name   Limnochromis        
Taxon Name   abeelei
Original Combination   Limnochromis abeelei
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Limnochromis abeelei
OriginalSubGenus   Limnochromis
Original Author   Poll
Original AuthorWI   Poll [M.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1949
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Between Cape Bwana Denge and Moni, Lake Tanganyika.
Types   Paratypes: BMNH 1961.11.22.55 (1), IRSNB 277 (1), MRAC 107278 (1).
Type Catalogue   Type catalog: Walschaerts 1987:35 [ref. 20755], Derijst 1991:54 [ref. 21528].
Primary Code   Holotype
Primary Type   MRAC 107277
Journal   Bull. Inst. R. Sci. Nat. Belg.
Citation   v. 25 (no. 33)
Page   11
Illustrations   Figs. 4-6

SubSpecies AuthorWI   ---
Qualification SS   ---

Original QualificationSS   ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI   ---

Current Genus Species   Greenwoodochromis abeelei
Current Species   abeelei
Current Genus   Greenwoodochromis
Current AuthorWI   Poll [M.]
Current AuthorNI   Poll
Current Year   1949
Current Family   Cichlidae
Current Subfamily  
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Habitat   demersal        
Water   Fresh water
Habitat Notes   Sand-dweller. Rarely seen (Ref. 6770).
Distribution   Eastern Africa: Lake Tanganyika.

Current Summary   Synonym of Greenwoodochromis abeelei  (Poll 1949). Cichlidae: Pseudocrenilabrinae.
Name History   • Valid as Limnochromis abeelei  Poll 1949 -- (Maréchal & Poll 1991:243 [ref. 20946]).

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abeelei Greenwoodochromis abeelei (Poll [M.] 1949)Valid
abeelii Limnochromis abeelii Poll [M.] 1949Synonym
auritis Limnochromis auritis (Boulenger [G. A.] 1901)Spelling
auritus Limnochromis auritus (Boulenger [G. A.] 1901)Valid
bellcrossi Limnochromis bellcrossi (Poll [M.] 1976)Synonym
christyi Limnochromis christyi Trewavas [E.] 1953Synonym
dhanisi Limnochromis dhanisi Poll [M.] 1949Synonym
leptosoma Limnochromis leptosoma (Boulenger [G. A.] 1898)Synonym
loveridgei Limnochromis loveridgei (Borodin [N. A.] 1931)Synonym
microlepidotus Limnochromis microlepidotus Poll [M.] 1956Synonym
nigripinnis Limnochromis nigripinnis (Boulenger [G. A.] 1901)Synonym
otostigma Limnochromis otostigma Regan [C. T.] 1920Synonym
permaxillaris Limnochromis permaxillaris David [L.] 1936Synonym
pfefferi Limnochromis pfefferi (Boulenger [G. A.] 1898)Synonym
staneri Greenwoodochromis staneri (Poll [M.] 1949)Valid
staneri Limnochromis staneri Poll [M.] 1949Synonym
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