Brycinus peringueyi (Boulenger, 1923)
Brycinus peringueyi
photo by Abwe, E.

Family:  Alestidae (African tetras)
Max. size:  13.3 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  pelagic; freshwater
Distribution:  Africa: endemic to the Mweru-Luapula system (upper Congo River basin) in Democratic Republic of the Congo (Ref. 42019) and Zambia (Ref. 95585).
IUCN Red List Status: Least Concern (LC); Date assessed: 16 February 2009 Ref. (126983)
Threat to humans:  harmless

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