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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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pallida Rasbora pallida Deraniyagala [P. E. P.] 1958Synonym
pallidus Rasboroides pallidus Deraniyagala [P. E. P.] 1958Valid
pallopinna Rasbora pallopinna Lin [S.-Y.] 1932Synonym
palustris Rasbora palustris Smith [H. M.] 1945Synonym
patrickyapi Rasbora patrickyapi Tan [H. H.] 2009Valid
pauciperforata Rasbora pauciperforata Weber [M.] & de Beaufort [L. F.] 1916Synonym
paucisqualis Rasbora paucisqualis Ahl [E.] in Schreitmüller 1935Valid
paucisquamis Rasbora paucisquamis Ahl [E.] in Schreitmüller 1935Synonym
paviana Rasbora paviana Tirant [G.] 1885Valid
paviei Rasbora paviei Tirant [G.] 1885Synonym
paviei Rasbora paviei Chevey [P.] 1932Synonym
philippina Rasbora philippina Günther [A.] 1880Valid
punctulatus Rasbora punctulatus Seale [A.] & Bean [B. A.] 1907Synonym
pycnopeza Rasbora pycnopeza Wilkinson [C. L.] & Tan [H. H.] 2018Valid
rasbora Rasbora rasbora (Hamilton [F.] 1822)Valid
rasbora kobonensis Rasbora rasbora kobonensis Chaudhuri [B. L.] 1913Synonym
reticulata Rasbora reticulata Weber [M.] & de Beaufort [L. F.] 1915Valid
reticulatus Rasbora reticulatus Weber [M.] & de Beaufort [L. F.] 1915Synonym
retrodorsalis Rasbora retrodorsalis Smith [H. M.] 1945Synonym
rheophila Rasbora rheophila Kottelat [M.] 2012Valid
ruber Rasbora ruber Deraniyagala [P. E. P.] 1958Synonym
rubioculis Rasbora rubioculis Deraniyagala [P. E. P.] 1958Synonym
rubrodorsalis Rasbora rubrodorsalis Donoso-Büchner [R.] & Schmidt [Jü.] 1997Valid
rutteni Rasbora rutteni Weber [M.] & de Beaufort [L. F.] 1916Valid
sarawakensis Rasbora sarawakensis Brittan [M. R.] 1951Valid
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