Enteromius macrotaenia (Worthington, 1933)
Broadband barb
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Family:  Cyprinidae (Minnows or carps), subfamily: Cyprininae
Max. size:  4 cm SL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  benthopelagic
Distribution:  Africa: Occurs in Lake Malawi, Shire River (Lower Zambezi system) and Buzi River. Also in Pungwe River (Ref. 7248).
Diagnosis:   
Biology:  Common in marshy habitats (Ref. 7248).
IUCN Red List Status: Least Concern (LC); Date assessed: 19 July 2018 Ref. (120744)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Luna, Susan M. - 01.09.93
Modified by: Sa-a, Pascualita - 27.09.04
Checked by: Sa-a, Pascualita - 24.06.94

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