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Pinstripe damba

Pinstripe damba

Pig-nosed turtle

Pig-nosed turtle

Nyereres cichlid

Nyereres cichlid

Blue victoria mouthbrooder

Blue victoria mouthbrooder

Barred bichir

Barred bichir

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Saddled bichir

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Ornate bichir

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West African lungfish

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Dolphin mormyrid

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Black spotted catfish

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Moustache catfish

Thick-lipped Viktoria mouthbrooder

Thick-lipped Viktoria mouthbrooder

Tambraparni barb

Tambraparni barb

Facts

LatinDawkinsia tambraparniei
Size13 cm
FoodDetritus and plants
HabitatRivers and lakes
IUCN

Endangered

LocationTambraparni River basin in India
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The habitat disappears

The habitat of the Tambraparni barb disappears and the species is therefore threatened. Pollution and excavation of sand destroys the rivers this Barb inhabits.