All FishesAplocheilidaeAplocheilus

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Scientific Name Aplocheilus lineatus  (Valenciennes, 1846)
Common Names Striped Panchax
Malabar Killie, Streifenhechtling (Germany)
Type Locality Mumbai, India.
Etymology Aplocheilus: Greek, aploe, -es = simplicity + Greek, cheilos = lip. 
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Size 100mm or 3.9" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Asia: Widely distributed in Peninsular India. Reported from Sri Lanka.
IUCN Red List Status Least Concern
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Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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References Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 18, pp 381, Pl. 546
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Last Update 2013 Jul 20 13:11 (species record created: 2013 Jun 15 16:21)