Nothobranchius malaissei Wildekamp, 1978
Nothobranchius malaissei
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Family:  Nothobranchiidae (African rivulines)
Max. size:  5.5 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  benthopelagic, non-migratory
Distribution:  Africa: known only from the type locality, a temporary swamp in the Luanza floodplain (Luapula drainage, upper Congo River basin), eastern Shaba province, southwestern Democratic Republic of the Congo (Ref. 3788).
Biology:  Bottom spawner, with unknown months incubation (Ref. 27139).
IUCN Red List Status: Vulnerable (VU); Date assessed: 23 December 2018 (B1ab(iii)) Ref. (123251)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Sa-a, Pascualita - 01.05.94
Modified by: Bailly, Nicolas - 06.07.07
Checked by: Sa-a, Pascualita - 02.07.94

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