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Species profile—Melanotaenia splendida tatei (Melanotaeniidae)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes) → Melanotaeniidae (rainbowfishes) → Melanotaenia splendida tatei (desert rainbowfish)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes)
Family
Melanotaeniidae (rainbowfishes)
Species
Melanotaenia splendida tatei (desert rainbowfish)
Alternate name
Australian rainbowfish
Taxonomy Author
(Ziertz, 1896)
Back on Track (BoT) status
Low
Wetland status
Wetland Dependant Species
Endemicity
Native
Other resources
Atlas of Living Australia

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Licence
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
Last updated
20 October 2014
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