Aphyosemion congicum (Ahl, 1924) Recherche rapide

Attributs

  • DISTRIBUTION: Lien Faunafri
  • Aquariology : difficult to maintain in aquarium .
  • Chromosomes : Vasil'ev, 1980 .
  • Common names : Congo killi (English), Kultakylkiviiripyrstö (Finnish), Schwarzflossen Prachtkärpfling / Schwarzflossiger Prachtkärpfling (German) .
  • Current distribution known : only known from the type locality between the Kwango River and the Gamba River, southeast of Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo .
  • Ecology : not a seasonal killifish .
  • Food habits : ants and other insects .
  • Genetics : Huber & Scheel, 1981 | Scheel, 1971 a | Scheel, 1972 b | Scheel, 1974 f .
  • Habitat : only known from some brooks under forest cover .
  • Reproduction : Foersch, 1971 c | laying adhesive egg on aquatic plants and roots; 2 weeks incubation; eggs diameter: 1.2 mm .
  • Size : 45 mm TL .
  • Types :
    • Aphyosemion melanopteron Goldstein & Ricco, 1970: 8, fig. Type locality: "Probably from the Congo River basin" (Aquarium material of unknown origin). Holotype USNM n° 203.861; paratypes USNM n° 203.862-203.863 (2) and 204.102 (2).
    • Panchax congicus Ahl, 1924 d: 307. Type locality: "Congo" (Aquarium material of unknown origin). Syntypes ZMHU, registration numbers unknown.