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Rasbora elegans


Rasbora elegans was originally described as Rasbora elegans by Volz in 1903. It belongs to the family Danionidae and subfamily Rasborinae. It is commonly known as Twospot rasbora and is known Twospot rasbora in USA (contiguous states), Elegant rasbora in Philippines, Loistorasbora in Finland. more common names It is found in Fresh water.
Species   elegans
AuthorWI   Volz [W.]
AuthorNI   Volz
Qualification   ---
Year   1903
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Cypriniformes Cypriniformes
Family   Danionidae
Rasborinae Rasborinae
Genus   Rasbora
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Cypriniformes
Family   Danionidae
Subfamily   Rasborinae
Genus   Rasbora
Original Name   Rasbora        
Taxon Name   elegans
Original Combination   Rasbora elegans
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Rasbora elegans
OriginalSubGenus   Rasbora
Original Author   Volz
Original AuthorWI   Volz [W.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1903
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Rasborinae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Semangka River, tributary of the Musi River, Pelambang, Sumatra, Indonesia.
Types   Syntypes: (2) NMBE 1023520-26 (7).
Primary Code   ---
Journal   Zool. Anz.
Citation   v. 26 (no. 703)
Page   558

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Rasbora elegans
Current Species   elegans
Current Genus Rasbora
Current AuthorWI Volz [W.]
Current AuthorNI   Volz
Current Year   1903
Current Family Danionidae
Current Subfamily
Rasborinae Rasborinae

Habitat Freshwater.        
Water Fresh water
Habitat Notes Inhabits forest streams (Ref. 13061).

Current Summary   Valid as Rasbora elegans  Volz 1903. Danionidae: Rasborinae.
Name History   •Valid as Rasbora elegans Volz 1903 -- (Brittan 1964:64 [ref. 646], Roberts 1989:73 [ref. 6439], Lim et al. 1990:35 [ref. 16753], Kottelat et al. 1993:46 [ref. 23448], Doi 1997:12 [ref. 22832], Ng & Tan 1999:354 [ref. 24159], Tan & Lim 2004:109 [ref. 27716], Liao et al. 2010:166 [ref. 30521], Kottelat & Tan 2011:217 [ref. 31695], Kottelat 2013:152 [ref. 32989], Lumbantobing 2014:22 [ref. 33163], Wilkinson & Tan 2018:599 [ref. 36226]).

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elberti Rasbora elberti Popta [C. M. L.] 1911Synonym
elegans bunguranensis Rasbora elegans bunguranensis Brittan [M. R.] 1951Synonym
elegans nematotaenia Rasbora elegans nematotaenia Hubbs [C. L.] & Brittan [M. R.] in Brittan 1954Synonym
elegans spilotaenia Rasbora elegans spilotaenia Hubbs [C. L.] & Brittan [M. R.] in Brittan 1954Synonym
ennealepis Rasbora ennealepis Roberts [T. R.] 1989Valid
espei Rasbora espei Meinken [H.] 1967Synonym
everetti Rasbora everetti Boulenger [G. A.] 1895Valid
fasciata Rasbora fasciata Popta [C. M. L.] 1905Synonym
gerlachi Rasbora gerlachi Ahl [E.] 1928Valid
gracilis Rasbora gracilis Kottelat [M.] 1991Synonym
haru Rasbora haru Lumbantobing [D. N.] 2014Valid
hengeli Rasbora hengeli Meinken [H.] 1956Synonym
heteromorpha Rasbora heteromorpha Duncker [G.] 1904Synonym
heteromorpha espei Rasbora heteromorpha espei Meinken [H.] 1967Synonym
hobelmani Rasbora hobelmani Kottelat [M.] 1984Valid
hosii Rasbora hosii Boulenger [G. A.] 1895Valid
hubbsi Rasbora hubbsi Brittan [M. R.] 1954Valid
jacobsoni Rasbora jacobsoni Weber [M.] & de Beaufort [L. F.] 1916Valid
johannae Rasbora johannae Siebert [D. J.] & Guiry [S.] 1996Valid
kalbarensis Rasbora kalbarensis Kottelat [M.] 1991Valid
kalochroma Rasbora kalochroma (Bleeker [P.] 1851)Valid
kluetensis Rasbora kluetensis Lumbantobing [D. N.] 2010Valid
kobonensis Rasbora kobonensis Chaudhuri [B. L.] 1913Valid
kottelati Rasbora kottelati Lim [K. K. P.] 1995Valid
labiosa Rasbora labiosa Mukerji [D. D.] in Hora & Mukerji 1935Valid
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