Many people know organisms only by the common names, or "vernacular" names. Unlike scientific names, common names are almost always different for speakers of different languages. They may also vary regionally within a language. This tab shows all the common names provided to EOL for this organism from a variety of providers, including EOL curators. Currently we can only set one preferred common name per language on a given EOL page, but all the names should be searchable.

Common names listed by language

Preferred marks the preferred name for each language.

English

Name Sources Status
congo tetra FishBase, IUCN Red List, Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS), NCBI Taxonomy, Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: April 2013, uBio Trusted

Danish

Name Sources Status
Almindelig congotetra FishBase, Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: April 2013, uBio Trusted

Finnish

Name Sources Status
Kongontetra FishBase, Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: April 2013, uBio Trusted

German

Name Sources Status
Blauer Kongosalmler Unknown Trusted
Kongosalmler Alle Tierarten im Zoo Zürich, FishBase, Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: April 2013, uBio Trusted

Mandarin Chinese

Name Sources Status
密齒小鮭脂鯉 Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: April 2013, uBio Trusted
密齿小鲑脂鲤 Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: April 2013, uBio Trusted
断线脂鲤 Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: April 2013, uBio Trusted
斷線脂鯉 Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: April 2013, uBio Trusted

Polish

Name Sources Status
Swiecik kongijski FishBase, Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: April 2013, uBio Trusted

Swedish

Name Sources Status
Kongotetra FishBase, Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: April 2013, uBio Trusted

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