Classification / Names
Common names | Synonyms | Catalog of Fishes(genus, species) | ITIS | CoL | WoRMS | Cloffa
Teleostei (teleosts) > Beloniformes
(Needle fishes) > Adrianichthyidae
(Ricefishes) > Adrianichthyinae
Etymology: roseni: Named for the late Donn E. Rosen, in recognition of his enthusiasm, generosity and enduring contributions to atherinomorph systematics..
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Freshwater; pelagic. Tropical; 1°S - 3°S, 120°W - 121°W (Ref. 54508)
Asia: Endemic to Lake Poso, Sulawesi, Indonesia.
Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Max length : 9.0 cm SL male/unsexed; (Ref. 54508)
Morphology | Morphometrics
soft rays: 25;
Vertebrae: 36. Having orbits projecting beyond dorsal profile of head; paired preethmoid cartilages; 13-16 dorsal-fin rays. Its lower jaw is enclosed in the upper jaw, however, the upper jaw is not as large and broadly expanded. Scales in lateral series 63-65; having the lateral process of pelvic bone in line with fifth pleural rib (Ref. 54508).
This species is likely to be pelagic (Ref. 54508).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Parenti, L.R. and B. Soeroto, 2004. Adrianichthys roseni and Oryzias nebulosus, two new ricefishes (Atherinomorpha: Beloniformes: Adrianichthyidae) from Lake Poso, Sulawesi, Indonesia. Ichthyol. Res. 51:10-19. (Ref. 54508)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 126983)
Threat to humans
Common namesSynonymsMetabolismPredatorsEcotoxicologyReproductionMaturitySpawningSpawning aggregationFecundityEggsEgg development
ReferencesAquacultureAquaculture profileStrainsGeneticsAllele frequenciesHeritabilityDiseasesProcessingNutrientsMass conversion
Estimates based on models
Phylogenetic diversity index (Ref. 82804
= 0.5625 [Uniqueness, from 0.5 = low to 2.0 = high].
Bayesian length-weight: a=0.00389 (0.00180 - 0.00842), b=3.12 (2.94 - 3.30), in cm total length, based on all LWR estimates for this body shape (Ref. 93245
Trophic level (Ref. 69278
): 3.8 ±0.5 se; based on size and trophs of closest relatives
Fishing Vulnerability (Ref. 59153
): Low vulnerability (10 of 100).