Lake Kutubu rainbowfish (Melanotaenia lacustris)

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Lake Kutubu rainbowfish fact file

Lake Kutubu rainbowfish description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderAtheriniformes
FamilyMelanotaeniidae
GenusMelanotaenia (1)

Information on the Lake Kutubu rainbowfish (Melanotaenia lacustris) is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

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Lake Kutubu rainbowfish status

The Lake Kutubu rainbowfish is classified as Vulnerable (VU) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Vulnerable

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (February, 2011)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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Lake Kutubu rainbowfish

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