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ansorgii, Petersius Boulenger [G. A.] 1910:543 [Annals and Magazine of Natural History (Series 8) v. 6 (no. 36); ref. 577] Bengo River at Cabiri and Lake Kilungu, Angola. Lectotype: BMNH 1910.11.28.71 (65 mm, male). Paralectotypes: ANSP 37950-55 (6) Bengo R.; BMNH 1910.11.28.72-80 (9), 1910.11.28.81-85 (5); NMW 56565 (8); USNM 86614 [ex BMNH 1910.11.28.86] (1); ZMB 18207 (6) Bengo. Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:43 [ref. 13621], Vari & Howe 1991:33 [ref. 19022], Zarske 2011:64 [ref. 31375]. Lectotype selected by Poll 1967:118 [ref. 3529]. •Valid as Phenacogrammus ansorgii (Boulenger 1910) -- (Géry 1995:58 [ref. 22057]). •Valid as Nannopetersius ansorgii (Boulenger 1910) -- (Paugy 1984:178 [ref. 6183], Poll & Gosse 1995:145 [ref. 24781], Paugy & Schaefer 2007:407 [ref. 30022], Zarske 2011:64 [ref. 31375], Skelton 2019:226, 233 [ref. 36564]). Current status: Valid as Nannopetersius ansorgii (Boulenger 1910). Alestidae. Distribution: Western and central Africa. Habitat: freshwater.