Aphyosemion edeanum Amiet, 1987 Recherche rapide

Attributs

  • DISTRIBUTION: Lien Faunafri
  • Aquariology : difficult to maintain in aquarium .
  • Common names : Edea killi (English), Karmiiniviiripyrstö (Finnish), Edea-Prachtkärpfling (German .
  • Current distribution known : restricted to the hilly area south of the Sanaga River, from several kilometres east of Edea to about 50 km south of Edea between the Sanaga and the Nyong Rivers in western Cameroon .
  • Ecology : not a seasonal killifish .
  • Food habits : ants and other insects .
  • Habitat : inhabits small bodies of water under rain forest cover .
  • Reproduction : laying adhesive egg on aquatic plants and roots; 3 (and more) weeks incubation; eggs diameter: 1.2 mm .
  • Size : 36 mm SL, 43 mm TL .
  • Types :
    • Aphyosemion edeanum Amiet, 1987: 98-101, pl. 52 fig. 70-73, pl. 53 fig. 74. Type locality: "Mapubi, about 35 kilometers east of Edea, Sanaga basin, Cameroon Republic" (3.808°N-10.45°E). Holotype: MNHN 1988-1141. Paratypes: (37 in 7 lots).