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Eschmeyer's Catalog of Fishes
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tihoni, Gymnallabes Poll [M.] 1944:79, Pl. [Revue de Zoologie et de Botanique Africaines v. 38 (no. 1); ref. 13182] Kinshasa [Leopoldville], Democratic Republic of Congo. Neotype: MRAC 103307. Type catalog: Derijst 1991:42 [ref. 21528], Ferraris 2007:152 [ref. 29155]. Originally based on a photograph; redescribed by Poll in 1857:240 where he selected a new "holotype" which Derijst 1991:43 [ref. 21528] regards as neotype designation; neotype designation probably should date to Derijst. •Valid as Platyallabes tihoni (Poll 1944) -- (Teugels 1986:100 [ref. 6193], Burgess 1989:147 [ref. 12860], Poll & Gosse 1995:199 [ref. 24781], Devaere et al. 2005:1653 [ref. 28559]). •Valid as Gymnallabes tihoni Poll 1944 -- (Proudlove 2006:268 [ref. 28992]). Current status: Valid as Platyallabes tihoni (Poll 1944). Clariidae. Distribution: Central Africa. Habitat: freshwater.

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