Aphyosemion cyanostictum Lambert & Géry, 1968 Recherche rapide

Attributs

  • DISTRIBUTION: Lien Faunafri
  • Aquariology : very difficult to maintain in aquarium .
  • Colour pattern : van der Zee et al., 2007b .
  • Common names : Gabon jewelfish (English), Timanttiviiripyrstö (Finnish) .
  • Current distribution known : found in the Ivindo and Benito River drainage systems, between Ovan and Bélinga, in northern Gabon. Also found in the adjacent part of Equatorial Guinea, and Congo .
  • Ecology : Brosset, 1982 | not a seasonal killifish .
  • Food habits : crustaceans (aquatic invertebrates) .
  • Genetics : Scheel, 1974 h | Scheel, 1975 c | Scheel, 1975 d | Scheel, 1981 a .
  • Habitat : small, mostly swampy brooks in the rainforest .
  • Reproduction : laying adhesive egg on aquatic plants and roots; 3 weeks incubation; eggs diameter: 1.0 mm .
  • Size : 65 mm TL .
  • Types :
    • Aphyosemion cyanostictum Lambert & Géry, 1968: 308, fig. 4, pl. Type locality: "Marigot du village de Bélinga, bassin de l" Ivindo, Gabon", northern Gabon (01°08'N-13°14'E). Holotype MNHN n° 1972-43; paratypes MNHN n° 1972-33, 1972-42, 1972-4445, 1972-48-49 (7) and MRAC n° 153.825-153.830 (6).