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Rasbora bankanensis (Bleeker 1853)


Currently Accepted Name: Rasbora bankanensis (Bleeker 1853)

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Domain : Eukaryota
Kingdom : Animalia
Phylum : Chordata
Subphylum : Vertebrata
Superclass : Gnathostomata
Grade : Teleostomi
Class : Actinopterygii
Subclass : Neopterygii
Division : Teleostei
Subdivision : Euteleostei
Superorder : Ostariophysi
Series : Otophysi
Order : Cypriniformes
Family : Cyprinidae
Genus : Rasbora
Species : bankanensis

Selected Name

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Name: Rasbora bankanensis
Author: (Bleeker 1853)
Genus: Rasbora
Species: bankanensis

Current Name

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Current Name: Rasbora bankanensis
Current Author: (Bleeker 1853)
Current Genus: Rasbora
Current Species: bankanensis
Current Summary: Rasbora bankanensis (Bleeker 1853) Cyprinidae.

Original Name

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Original Name: Leuciscus bankanensis
Original Author: Bleeker 1853
Original Genus Species: Leuciscus bankanensis
Original Genus: Leuciscus
Original Species: bankanensis

Original Description

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Original Name:Leuciscus bankanensis Bleeker 1853
Reference: [ref. 16902]
Journal Acronym: NTNI
Journal: Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië
Article: Nalezingen op de ichthyologische fauna van het eiland Banka.
Citation: v. 5
Pages: 175-194
Text Page: 192
Type Locality: Marawang, Bangka [Banka], Indonesia.
Primary Type: Holotype (unique): BMNH 1866.5.2.160
Type Catalog: Alfred 1963:129 [ref. 20554].


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* Valid as Rasbora bankanensis (Bleeker 1853).

Brittan 1972 - [ref. 12245] - A revision of the Indo-Malayan fresh-water fish genus *Rasbora*. Page: 96

Roberts 1989 - [ref. 6439] - The freshwater fishes of western Borneo (Kalimantan Barat, Indonesia). Page: 70

Lim et al. 1990 - [ref. 16753] - On a collection of freshwater fishes from Endau-Rompin, Pahang-Johore, Peninsular Malaysia. Page: 35

Kottelat et al. 1993 - [ref. 23448] - Freshwater fishes of Western Indonesia and Sulawesi. Periplus Editions, Hong Kong. Page: 45

Kottelat 1995 - [ref. 21728] - Four new species of fishes from the middle Kapuas Basin, Indonesian Borneo (Osteichthyes: Cyprinidae and Belontiidae). Page: 60

Kottelat & Lim 1995 - [ref. 23210] - Freshwater fishes of Sarawak and Brunei Darussalam: a preliminary annotated check-list. Page: 233

Siebert & Guiry 1996 - [ref. 22751] - *Rasbora johannae* (Teleostei: Cyprinidae), a new species of the *R. trifasciata*-complex from Kalimantan, Indonesia. Page: 401

Doi 1997 - [ref. 22832] - A review of taxonomic studies of cypriniform fishes in Southeast Asia. Page: 12

Siebert 1997 - [ref. 23918] - The identities of *Rasbora paucisqualis* Ahl in Schreitmüller, 1935, and *Rasbora bankanensis* (Bleeker, 1853), with the designation of a lectotype for *R. paucisqualis* (Teleostei: Cyprinidae). Page: 35

Ng & Tan 1999 - [ref. 24159] - The fishes of the Endau drainage, Peninsular Malaysia with descriptions of two new species of catfishes (Teleostei: Akysidae, Bagridae). Page: 354

Kottelat 2000 - [ref. 25040] - Diagnoses of a new genus and 64 new species of fishes from Laos (Teleostei: Cyprinidae, Balitoridae, Bagridae, Syngnathidae, Chaudhuriidae and Tetraodontidae). Page: 50

Kottelat & Widjanarti 2005 - [ref. 28284] - The fishes of Danau Sentarum National Park and the Kapuas Lakes area, Kalimantan Barat, Indonesia. Page: 154

Parenti & Lim 2005 - [ref. 28285] - Fishes of the Rajang Basin, Sarawak, Malaysia. Page: 184

Distribution and Habitat

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Water Type: Fresh
Habitat: pelagic
Depth Range: No depth range available.
Distribution: Malay Peninsula and Indonesia.


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Maximum Length: 60mm(SL)
2.36" (SL)


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Rasbora bankanensis (Bleeker 1853)
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Leuciscus bankanensis Bleeker 1853original combinationNo


Common Names

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No common names are available for this name combination.

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T.R. Roberts Indonesia, Kalimantan Barat, Kapuas River

Distribution of Rasbora bankanensis

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