Annual tropical killifish (Leptolebias opalescens)

Also known as: Opalescent pearlfish
  
French: Cynolebias Opalescent
Spanish: Pez Anual Opalescente
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderCyprinodontiformes
FamilyRivulidae
GenusLeptolebias (1)

Classified as Vulnerable (VU) on the IUCN Red List (1) and listed on Appendix II on CITES (2).  

Information on the annual tropical killifish is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

For more information on Leptolebias opalescens, see:

This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. If you are able to help please contact:
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  1. IUCN Red List (March, 2010)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
  2. CITES (March, 2010)
    http://www.cites.org