Melanotaenia pierucciae Allen & Renyaan, 1996
Pierucci's rainbowfish
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Family:  Melanotaeniidae (Rainbowfishes, blue eyes)
Max. size:  5.87 cm SL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  benthopelagic; freshwater
Distribution:  Asia: Werfyang Creek near Lake Kamakawaiar, Irian Jaya, Indonesia.
Diagnosis:  Dorsal spines (total): 4-7; Dorsal soft rays (total): 11-14; Anal spines: 1-1; Anal soft rays: 20-24
Biology: 
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. (123251)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Torres, Armi G. - 14.05.97
Modified by: Froese, Rainer - 13.03.98

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