Epiplatys annulatus (Boulenger, 1915)
Banded panchax
photo by Nilsson, K.

Family:  Nothobranchiidae (African rivulines)
Max. size:  4 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  benthopelagic; freshwater; pH range: 6.5 - 7; dH range: 5, non-migratory
Distribution:  Africa: Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone.
Diagnosis:   
Biology:  Occurs in coastal swamps and shallow waters of the coastal areas (Ref. 3788). Not a seasonal killifish. Is very difficult to maintain in aquarium (Ref. 27139).
IUCN Red List Status: Least Concern (LC); Date assessed: 23 November 2006 Ref. (123251)
Threat to humans:  harmless
Country info:   
 

Entered by: Sa-a, Pascualita - 30.04.94
Modified by: Boden, Gert - 01.06.11
Checked by: Boden, Gert - 10.11.09

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