Hydrocynus vittatus Castelnau, 1861

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataActinopterygiiCharaciformesAlestidaeHydrocynus

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Full Name

Hydrocynus vittatus Castelnau, 1861

Common names

  • Ndweshi eng
  • Tiger fish eng
  • Tigerfish eng
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Synonyms

Taxonomic status

accepted species

Habitat

Not marine, Freshwater

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Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

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Classification

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kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Chordata
class
Actinopterygii
order
Characiformes
family
Alestidae
genus
Hydrocynus
species
Hydrocynus vittatus
 
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Bibliography

Baensch, H.A. and R. Riehl (1995) Aquarien Atlas. Band 4.: Mergus Verlag GmbH, Verlag für Natur-und Heimtierkunde, Melle, Germany. 864 p.

Bianco, P. (1981) Fish.: p. 55-63. In L. Boitani (ed.) The Southern National Park. A master plan. Istituto di Zoologia, Facoltà di Scienze dell'Università di Roma (Italy). 220 p.

Bills, R. (comp.) (1999) An inventory of fishes from the Lower Zambezi River, Mozambique (27/7/1999 to 14/8/1999).: Invest. Rep. J.L.B. Smith Inst. Ichthyol. 62:60 p.

Carl, H. (2003) Danish fish names.: Zoological Museum of Copenhagen. Unpublished.

Chinese Academy of Fishery Sciences (2003) Chinese aquatic germplasm resources database.: http://zzzy.fishinfo.cn

Christopher D. Nwani, Sven Becker, Heather E. Braid, Emmanuel F. Ude, Okechukwu I. Okogwu and Robert Hanner DNA barcoding discriminates freshwater fishes from southeastern Nigeria and provides river system-level phylogeographic resolution within some species Mitochondrial DNA 2011-03-16;22(S1):43-51 doi:10.3109/19401736.2010.536537
DOI:10.3109/19401736.2010.536537

Cosmas, L. (1992) Population dynamics of the main commercial species of the Bangweulu fishery.: University of Kuopio, Department of Applied Zoology. Kuopio. M.Sc Thesis.

Eccles, D.H. (1992) FAO species identification sheets for fishery purposes. Field guide to the freshwater fishes of Tanzania.: Prepared and published with the support of the United Nations Development Programme (project URT/87/016). FAO, Rome. 145 p.

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Source information

This backbone name usage is included because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built.
View the primary source usage in Catalogue of Life.

Record history

This record was last modified on Jul 25, 2016.