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Potamothrissa acutirostris

(Boulenger 1899)

Potamothrissa acutirostris was originally described as Pellonula acutirostris by Boulenger in 1899. It belongs to the family Clupeidae. It is commonly known as Sharpnosed sawtooth pellonuline and is known Sharpnosed sawtooth pellonuline in United Kingdom. more common names It is found in Fresh water.
Species   acutirostris
AuthorWI   Boulenger [G. A.]
AuthorNI   Boulenger
Qualification   ---
Year   1899
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Clupeiformes Clupeiformes
Family   Clupeidae
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Genus   Potamothrissa
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Clupeiformes
Family   Clupeidae
Genus   Potamothrissa
Original Name   Pellonula        
Taxon Name   acutirostris
Original Combination   Pellonula acutirostris
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Pellonula acutirostris
OriginalSubGenus   Pellonula
Original Author   Boulenger
Original AuthorWI   Boulenger [G. A.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1899
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Coquilhatville, Upper Congo.
Primary Code   ---
Page   63
Illustrations   Pl. 36 (fig. 7)

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Potamothrissa acutirostris
Current Species acutirostris
Current Genus Potamothrissa
Current AuthorWI Boulenger [G. A.]
Current AuthorNI Boulenger
Current Year 1899
Current Family Clupeidae
Current Subfamily
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Habitat Freshwater.        
Water Fresh water

Current Summary   Valid as Potamothrissa acutirostris  (Boulenger 1899). Clupeidae.
Name History   •Valid as Potamothrissa acutirostris (Boulenger 1899) -- (Poll et al. 1984:51 [ref. 6172], Whitehead 1985:155 [ref. 5141], Poll & Gosse 1995:127 [ref. 24781]).

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lembesseensis Potamothrissa lembesseensis (Fowler [H. W.] 1949)Synonym
obtusirostris Potamothrissa obtusirostris (Boulenger [G. A.] 1909)Valid
tenuis Potamothrissa tenuis (Nichols [J. T.] & Griscom [L.] 1917)Synonym
whiteheadi Potamothrissa whiteheadi Poll [M.] 1974Valid
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