Aphyosemion thysi Radda & Huber, 1978
Aphyosemion thysi
photo by Vermeulen, F.

 Family:  Nothobranchiidae (African rivulines)
 Max. size:  4.5 cm TL (male/unsexed)
 Environment:  benthopelagic; pH range: 6 - 6.5, non-migratory
 Distribution:  Africa: Mossendjo-Komono area, Louesse, southwestern Congo.
 Biology:  Occurs in brooks and small streams in the mountainous rainforest (Ref. 3788). Not a seasonal killifish. Is difficult to maintain in aquarium (Ref. 27139).
 IUCN Red List Status: Vulnerable (B1ab(iii)+2ab(iii)) (Ref. 96402)
 Threat to humans:  harmless
 Country info:   

 Entered by: Sa-a, Pascualita - 29.04.94
 Modified by: Bailly, Nicolas - 06.07.07
 Checked by: Sa-a, Pascualita - 11.02.95

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