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Lake Kutubu rainbowfish

(Melanotaenia lacustris)

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Description

Melanotaenia lacustris is a fish species described by Munro,1964.Melanotaenia lacustris is part of the genus Melanotaenia and the Melanotaeniidae family.IUCN categorizes the species globally as vulnerable.No subspecies are listed in the Catalog of Life.

Taxonomic tree:

Domain:
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum:
Class: Actinopterygii
Order:Atheriniformes
Family:Melanotaeniidae
Genus:Melanotaenia
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