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Potamothrissa obtusirostris

(Boulenger 1909)

Potamothrissa obtusirostris was originally described as Pellonula obtusirostris by Boulenger in 1909. It belongs to the family Clupeidae. It is commonly known as Bluntnosed sawtooth pellonuline and is known Bluntnosed sawtooth pellonuline in United Kingdom. more common names It is found in Fresh water.
Species   obtusirostris
AuthorWI   Boulenger [G. A.]
AuthorNI   Boulenger
Qualification   ---
Year   1909
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   obtusirostris
Original Combination   Pellonula obtusirostris
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Pellonula obtusirostris
OriginalSubGenus   Pellonula
Original Author   Boulenger
Original AuthorWI   Boulenger [G. A.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1909
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Aruwimi River, Upper Congo.
Primary Code   ---
Page   158
Illustrations   Fig. 126

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Potamothrissa obtusirostris
Current Species obtusirostris
Current Genus Potamothrissa
Current AuthorWI Boulenger [G. A.]
Current AuthorNI Boulenger
Current Year 1909
Current Family Clupeidae
Current Subfamily
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Habitat Freshwater.        
Water Fresh water

Current Summary   Valid as Potamothrissa obtusirostris  (Boulenger 1909). Clupeidae.
Name History   •Valid as Potamothrissa obtusirostris (Boulenger 1909) -- (Poll et al. 1984:51 [ref. 6172], Whitehead 1985:156 [ref. 5141], Poll & Gosse 1995:127 [ref. 24781]).

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acutirostris Potamothrissa acutirostris (Boulenger [G. A.] 1899)Valid
lembesseensis Potamothrissa lembesseensis (Fowler [H. W.] 1949)Synonym
tenuis Potamothrissa tenuis (Nichols [J. T.] & Griscom [L.] 1917)Synonym
whiteheadi Potamothrissa whiteheadi Poll [M.] 1974Valid
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