Mesopristes is a genus of fish in the Terapontidae family. It contains the following species: * Mesopristes elongatus Stub icon This Perciformes article is a stub. More

Mesopristes elongatus is a species of fish in the Terapontidae family. It is endemic to Madagascar. Its natural habitat is rivers. It is threatened by habitat loss. Source - * Loiselle, P. More

Redescription of Mesopristes elongatus (Guichenot, 1866): An endemic Malagasy fish species (Pisces, Terapontidae) (American Museum novitates) Search inside another edition of this book Start reading The Hydrogen Economy on your Kindle in under a minute. Don’t have a Kindle? Get your Kindle here. More

Mesopristes macracanthus Bleeker, 1845; (unavailable, in synonymy) Mesopristes macracanthus Bleeker, 1845; (unavailable, no features) Datnia cancellatoides Bleeker, 1853; (synonym) Datnia cancellato More

Mesopristes elongatus perviously was listed as Lower Risk, least concern. Improved information since then has resulted in it being uplisted to Vulnerable. is species remains widely distributed in Madagascar's east coast rivers, between Mahanara and Manarara. More

Order : Perciformes
Family : Terapontidae
Genus : Mesopristes
Species : Mesopristes argenteus
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