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Superregnum : Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Megaclassis: Osteichthyes
Superclassis/Classis: Actinopterygii
Classis/Subclassis: Actinopteri
Subclassis/Infraclassis: Neopterygii
Infraclassis: Teleostei
Megacohors: Osteoglossocephalai
Supercohors: Clupeocephala
Cohors: Otomorpha
Subcohors: Ostariophysi
Sectio: Otophysa
Ordo: Siluriformes

Familia: Clariidae
Genus: Tanganikallabes
Species: T. alboperca – T. mortiauxi – T. stewarti

Tanganikallabes Poll, 1943: 127

Type species: Tanganikallabes mortiauxi Poll, 1943. Type by monotypy.

Poll, M. 1943: Description du Tanganikallabes mortiauxi, gen. nov., sp. n., de la famille des Clariidae. Revue de Zoologie et de Botanique Africaines, 37(1-2): 126–133.
Ferraris, C.J., Jr. 2007: Checklist of catfishes, recent and fossil (Osteichthyes: Siluriformes), and catalogue of siluriform primary types. Zootaxa, 1418:
Wright, J.J. & Bailey, R.M. 2012: Systematic revision of the formerly monotypic genus Tanganikallabes (Siluriformes: Clariidae). Zoological journal of the Linnean Society, 165(1): 121–142. Abstract.

Tanganikallabes is a genus of airbreathing catfishes that are endemic to Lake Tanganyika in East Africa.

There are currently three recognized species in this genus:[1]

Tanganikallabes alboperca J. J. Wright & R. M. Bailey, 2012[2]
Tanganikallabes mortiauxi Poll, 1943
Tanganikallabes stewarti J. J. Wright & R. M. Bailey, 2012[2]


Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2013). Species of Tanganikallabes in FishBase. April 2013 version.
Wright, J.J. & Bailey, R.M. (2012): Systematic revision of the formerly monotypic genus Tanganikallabes (Siluriformes: Clariidae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 165 (1): 121–142.

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