Nothobranchius annectens 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Cyprinodontiformes Nothobranchiidae

Scientific Name: Nothobranchius annectens
Species Authority: Watters, Wildekamp & Cooper, 1998
Nothobranchius annectens

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable D2 ver 3.1
Year Published: 2006
Date Assessed: 2006-01-31
Assessor(s): Hanssens, M. & Snoeks, J.
Reviewer(s): Snoeks, J. (Freshwater Fish Red List Authority) & Darwall, W. (Freshwater Biodiversity Assessment Programme)
Only known from three restricted locations. Restricted distribution makes it more vulnerable to local habitat degradation.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Known from a series of pools along the west side of the main road between the ferry on the Rufiji River from Ndundu to Kitonga, in the direction of Nyamwage (Watters, Wildekamp and Cooper 1998).
Countries occurrence:
Tanzania, United Republic of
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Population [top]

Population: No information available.
Current Population Trend: Unknown
Additional data:

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: No information available.
Systems: Freshwater

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Restricted distribution makes it more vulnerable to local habitat degradation.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: No information available.

Citation: Hanssens, M. & Snoeks, J. 2006. Nothobranchius annectens. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2006: e.T61218A12450317. . Downloaded on 29 November 2015.
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