Nothobranchius albimarginatus Watters, Wildekamp & Cooper, 1998
photo by Valdesalici, S.

Family:  Nothobranchiidae (African rivulines)
Max. size:  3.3 cm SL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  benthopelagic; freshwater; pH range: 6, non-migratory
Distribution:  Africa: Only known from the type locality in Tanzania.
Diagnosis:  Dorsal spines (total): 0-0; Dorsal soft rays (total): 13-15; Anal spines: 0-0; Anal soft rays: 14-16. Characterized by white margin of dorsal and anal fin.
Biology:  In shallow waters among weeds.
IUCN Red List Status: Endangered (EN); Date assessed: 20 October 2018 (B1ab(iii)+2ab(iii)) Ref. (123251)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Froese, Rainer - 05.02.02
Modified by: Bailly, Nicolas - 06.07.07

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