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Potamothrissa whiteheadi


Potamothrissa whiteheadi was originally described as Potamothrissa whiteheadi by Poll in 1974. It belongs to the family Clupeidae. It is commonly known as Whitehead's sawtooth pellonuline and is known Whitehead's sawtooth pellonuline in United Kingdom. more common names It is found in Fresh water.
Species   whiteheadi
AuthorWI   Poll [M.]
AuthorNI   Poll
Qualification   ---
Year   1974
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   Potamothrissa        
Taxon Name   whiteheadi
Original Combination   Potamothrissa whiteheadi
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Potamothrissa whiteheadi
OriginalSubGenus   Potamothrissa
Original Author   Poll
Original AuthorWI   Poll [M.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1974
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Lwiro, Hombo River, tributary of Luhoko River, Democratic Republic of Congo.
Types   Paratypes: MRAC 164699-700 (2), 188673-82 (10).
Type Catalogue   Type catalog: Derijst 1991:63 [ref. 21528].
Primary Code   Holotype
Primary Type   MRAC 188672
Journal   Bull. Acad. R. Belg. (Cl. Sci.) (Ser. 5)
Citation   v. 60 (no. 2)
Page   156
Illustrations   Fig. 3

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Potamothrissa whiteheadi
Current Species whiteheadi
Current Genus Potamothrissa
Current AuthorWI Poll [M.]
Current AuthorNI Poll
Current Year 1974
Current Family Clupeidae
Current Subfamily
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Habitat Freshwater.        
Water Fresh water
Habitat Notes Occurs in rivers.

Current Summary   Valid as Potamothrissa whiteheadi  Poll 1974. Clupeidae.
Name History   •Valid as Potamothrissa whiteheadi Poll 1974 -- (Poll et al. 1984:51 [ref. 6172], Whitehead 1985:157 [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
obtusirostris Potamothrissa obtusirostris (Boulenger [G. A.] 1909)Valid
tenuis Potamothrissa tenuis (Nichols [J. T.] & Griscom [L.] 1917)Synonym
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