Waterberg shortfin barb (Barbus waterberg)

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Waterberg shortfin barb fact file

Waterberg shortfin barb description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderCypriniformes
FamilyCyprinidae
GenusBarbus (1)

Information on the Waterberg shortfin barb (Barbus waterberg) is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

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Waterberg shortfin barb status

The Waterberg shortfin barb is classified as Near Threatened (NT) on the IUCN Red List (1).

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (January, 2011)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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Waterberg shortfin barb preserved specimen  
Waterberg shortfin barb preserved specimen

© Roger Bills / SAIAB

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Grahamstown 6140
South Africa
Tel: +27 (46) 6035800
Fax: +27 (46) 6222403
saiab@saiab.ac.za
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