Border barb (Barbus trevelyani)

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Border barb, male
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Border barb fact file

Border barb description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderCypriniformes
FamilyCyprinidae
GenusBarbus (1)

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Border barb status

Classified as Endangered (EN) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Endangered

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (February, 2010)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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Border barb, male  
Border barb, male

© Roger Bills / SAIAB

SAIAB
South African Institute for Aquatic Biodiversity (SAIAB)
Somerset Street
Private Bag 1015
Grahamstown 6140
South Africa
Tel: +27 (46) 6035800
Fax: +27 (46) 6222403
saiab@saiab.ac.za
http://www.saiab.ac.za/

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