Aphyosemion lugens Amiet, 1991
Aphyosemion lugens
photo by Terceira, A.C.

Family:  Nothobranchiidae (African rivulines)
Max. size:  5 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  benthopelagic; freshwater, non-migratory
Distribution:  Africa: Cameroon.
Diagnosis:   
Biology:  Not a seasonal killifish. Is difficult to maintain in aquarium (Ref. 27139).
IUCN Red List Status: Endangered (EN); Date assessed: 16 February 2009 (B1ab(iii)+2ab(iii)) Ref. (124695)
Threat to humans:  harmless
Country info:   
 

Entered by: Bailly, Nicolas - 03.09.98
Modified by: Bailly, Nicolas - 06.07.07

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