Genus Aplocheilus McClelland, 1839
Species in Genus Aplocheilus McClelland, 1839

Saumya Charrabarti standing beside the habitat of A. panchax.


Formerly A. blocki blocki.


Two subspecies, dayi and werneri which is pictured here and has black bars on the side, A. dayi dayi does not


Formerly A. blocki kirchmayeri.


Formerly A. blocki parvus, found only in Sri Lanka.

  • Synonym : Odontopsis Hasselt, 1823 (nomen oblitum)

  • Synonym : Haplochilus Agassiz, 1846 (emendation)

  • Synonym : Panchax Valenciennes in Cuv. & Val., 1846

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