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Platypanchax modestus

(Pappenheim 1914)

Platypanchax modestus was originally described as Haplochilus modestus by Pappenheim in 1914. It belongs to the family Poeciliidae and subfamily Procatopodinae. It is commonly known as ---. It is found in Fresh water and its distribution is Central Africa.
Species   modestus
AuthorWI   Pappenheim [P.]
AuthorNI   Pappenheim
Qualification   in Pappenheim & Boulenger
Year   1914
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Cyprinodontiformes Cyprinodontiformes
Family   Poeciliidae
Procatopodinae Procatopodinae
Genus   Platypanchax
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Cyprinodontiformes
Family   Poeciliidae
Subfamily   Procatopodinae
Genus   Platypanchax
Original Name   Haplochilus        
Taxon Name   modestus
Original Combination   Haplochilus modestus
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Haplochilus modestus
OriginalSubGenus   Haplochilus
Original Author   Pappenheim
Original AuthorWI   Pappenheim [P.]
Original Qualification   in Pappenheim & Boulenger
Original Year   1914
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Procatopodinae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Urwaldback bei Beni, Nile System, northeastern Democratic Republic of Congo.
Types   Paralectotypes: ZMB 31471 [ex ZMB 19101] (6).
Type Catalogue   Type catalog: Paepke & Seegers 1986:152 [ref. 19981].
Primary Code   Lectotype
Primary Type   ZMB 19101
Journal   Wiss. Ergebn. Deutsch. Zentr.-Afr.-Exped. 1907-1908
Citation   v. 5 (Zool. 3)
Page   252

SubSpecies AuthorWI   ---
Qualification SS   ---

Original QualificationSS   ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI   ---

Current Genus Species   Platypanchax modestus
Current Species   modestus
Current Genus   Platypanchax
Current AuthorWI   Pappenheim [P.]
Current AuthorNI   Pappenheim
Current Year   1914
Current Family   Poeciliidae
Current Subfamily  
Procatopodinae Procatopodinae

Water   Fresh water
Distribution   Central Africa.

Current Summary   Valid as Platypanchax modestus  (Pappenheim 1914). Poeciliidae: Aplocheilichthyinae.
Name History   • Valid as Hypsopanchax modestus  (Pappenheim 1914) -- (Wildekamp et al. 1986:189 [ref. 6198], Huber 1999:58 [ref. 23835], Lazara 2001:171 [ref. 25711]). • Valid as Platypanchax modestus  (Pappenheim 1914) if Hypsopanchax  is treated as valid.

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