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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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labuana Rasbora labuana Whitley [G. P.] 1958Synonym
lacrimula Rasbora lacrimula Hadiaty [R. K.] & Kottelat [M.] 2009Valid
lateristriata Rasbora lateristriata (Bleeker [P.] (ex van Hasselt) 1854)Valid
lateristriata allos Rasbora lateristriata allos Lin [S.-Y.] 1931Synonym
lateristriata lateristriata Rasbora lateristriata lateristriata (Bleeker [P.] (ex van Hasselt) 1854)Synonym
laticlavia Rasbora laticlavia Siebert [D. J.] & Richardson [P. J.] 1997Valid
layangi Rasbora layangi Fowler [H. W.] 1939Synonym
leptosoma Rasbora leptosoma (Bleeker [P.] 1855)Valid
macrocephalus Rasbora macrocephalus Bleeker [P.] 1863-64Synonym
macrophthalma Rasbora macrophthalma Meinken [H.] 1951Synonym
maculata Rasbora maculata Duncker [G.] 1904Synonym
maninjau Rasbora maninjau Lumbantobing [D. N.] 2014Valid
marinae Rasbora marinae Tan [H. H.] & Kottelat [M.] 2020Valid
meinkeni Rasbora meinkeni de Beaufort [L. F.] 1931Valid
merah Rasbora merah Kottelat [M.] 1991Synonym
microcephalus Rasbora microcephalus (Jerdon [T. C.] 1849)Valid
myersi Rasbora myersi Brittan [M. R.] 1954Valid
naggsi Rasbora naggsi Silva [A.], Maduwage [K.] & Pethiyagoda [R.] 2010Valid
neilgherriensis Rasbora neilgherriensis Day [F.] 1867Synonym
nematotaenia Rasbora nematotaenia Hubbs [C. L.] & Brittan [M. R.] in Brittan 1954Valid
nigromarginata Rasbora nigromarginata Meinken [H.] 1957Synonym
nodulosa Rasbora nodulosa Lumbantobing [D. N.] 2010Valid
notura Rasbora notura Kottelat [M.] 2005Valid
ornata Rasbora ornata Vishwanath [W.] & Laisram [J.] 2005Valid
ornatus Rasbora ornatus Vishwanath [W.] & Laisram [J.] 2005Synonym
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