Aphyosemion primigenium Radda & Huber, 1977
photo by Zabawski, A.

Family:  Nothobranchiidae (African rivulines)
Max. size:  5 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  benthopelagic, non-migratory
Distribution:  Africa: southwestern Gabon.
Diagnosis:   
Biology:  Occurs in brooks in the rainforest (Ref. 3788). Not a seasonal killifish. Is difficult to maintain in aquarium (Ref. 27139).
IUCN Red List Status: Vulnerable (VU); Date assessed: 16 February 2009 (D2) Ref. (120744)
Threat to humans:  harmless
Country info:   
 

Entered by: Sa-a, Pascualita - 29.04.94
Modified by: Bailly, Nicolas - 06.07.07
Checked by: Sa-a, Pascualita - 10.02.95

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