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Polycentropsis abbreviata


Polycentropsis abbreviata was originally described as Polycentropsis abbreviata by Boulenger in 1901. It belongs to the family Polycentridae. It is commonly known as African leaffish and is known African leaffish in USA. more common names It is found in Fresh water.
Species   abbreviata
AuthorWI   Boulenger [G. A.]
AuthorNI   Boulenger
Qualification   ---
Year   1901
Status   Valid
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Family   Polycentridae
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Genus   Polycentropsis
Subgenus   ---

Family   Polycentridae
Genus   Polycentropsis
Original Name   Polycentropsis        
Taxon Name   abbreviata
Original Combination   Polycentropsis abbreviata
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Polycentropsis abbreviata
OriginalSubGenus   Polycentropsis
Original Author   Boulenger
Original AuthorWI   Boulenger [G. A.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1901
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Junction of Ethiop River and Jamieson River, Niger Delta.
Types   Syntypes: BMNH 1901.1.28.7 (1), BMNH 1901.1.28.8 (1, dry).
Primary Code   ---
Journal   Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond.
Citation   1901, v. 1 (pt 1)
Page   8
Illustrations   Pl. 3 (fig. 2)

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Polycentropsis abbreviata
Current Species abbreviata
Current Genus Polycentropsis
Current AuthorWI Boulenger [G. A.]
Current AuthorNI Boulenger
Current Year 1901
Current Family Polycentridae
Current Subfamily
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Habitat Freshwater.        
Water Fresh water
Habitat Notes Occurs in rainforest areas (Ref. 6801).

Current Summary   Valid as Polycentropsis abbreviata  Boulenger 1901. Polycentridae.
Name History   •Valid as Polycentropsis abbreviata Boulenger 1901 -- (Thys van den Audenaerde & Breine 1986:342 [ref. 6214], Teugels in Lévêque et al. 1992:710 [ref. 21590], Poll & Gosse 1995:113 [ref. 24781], Britz 2007:247 [ref. 30043]).

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