Hydrocynus vittatus

Hydrocynus vittatus (Castelnau, 1861)

Original Published Description:

Castelnau, F. L. (1861).  Mémoire sur les poissons de l'Afrique australe. Paris. Mémoire sur les poissons de l'Afrique australe. i-vii + 1-78.
Languages: English

Taxonomic Notes

From Catalog of Fishes, edition of 6 May 2010: vittatus, Hydrocinus Castelnau [F. L.] 1861:65 [Mémoire sur les poissons de l'Afrique australe.; ref. 767] Rundu, Okavango River, Namibia, 17°54'S, 19°46'E. Neotype: SAIAB [formerly RUSI] 22228. Original locality: Lake N'gami, Botswana, South Africa. Neotype designated by Paugy & Guégan 1989:66 [ref. 26479]. •Valid as Hydrocynus vittatus Castelnau 1861 -- (Paugy 1984:171 [ref. 6183], Brewster 1986:193 [ref. 8104], Paugy & Guégan 1989:68 [ref. 26479], Paugy in Lévêque et al. 1990:199 [ref. 21589], Skelton 1993:206 [ref. 24071], Seegers 1996:175 [ref. 23725], Skelton 2001:206 [ref. 27406], De Vos et al. 2001:129, 131 [ref. 26059], Seegers et al. 2003:36 [ref. 28087], Paugy & Schaefer 2007:355 [ref. 30022]). Current status: Valid as Hydrocynus vittatus Castelnau 1861. Alestidae.

References

Castelnau, F. L. (1861).  Mémoire sur les poissons de l'Afrique australe. Paris. Mémoire sur les poissons de l'Afrique australe. i-vii + 1-78.