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MADAGASCAR KILLIFISH


Only a single genus of killifish, comprised of 7 described species and an additional 3 undescribed, is found on the island of Madagascar.

 

PACHYPANCHAX (Myer, 1933)

 

– LITERATURE –

Pachypanchax, a new Genus of Cyprinodont Fishes from the Seychelles Islands and Madagascar.

Amer. Mus. Novitates, 592: 1.

Type-species: by original designation as Haplochilus playfairii Günther, 1866.

Type locality: Seychelles (island, without details).