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  Rasbora einthovenii
  Family Name : Cyprinidae

  Taxonomic Group : Vertebrates (Fish)

  Common Names : Einthoven’s Rasbora

Einthoven’s Rasbora
  • Description
    • Size :
      9 cm
      Description :
      Slender body, grey above , silver-grey below. Long black stripe spanning through its entire body, from the snout to the end of caudal fin.
  • Ecology, Habitat & Location
    • Ecological Notes :
      Consumes small invertebrates, and can be found in the upper to middle parts of the water column. Prefers acidic, slow-flowing and shady streams.
      Habitats :
      Distribution :
      In Singapore, it can be found in several Nature Reserves. Western Catchment and Pulau Tekong. Worldwide, it can be found in Malay Peninsula, Sumatra and Borneo.
      Nature Reserves :
      Bukit Timah Nature Reserve, Central Catchment Nature Reserve
      Nature Areas :
      Pulau Tekong
  • Status
    • Species Status :
      Conservation Status :
  • References
    • Ho, J.K.I., Ramchunder, S.J., Theng, M., Memory, A., Li, T., Clews, E., Cai, Y.X., Tan, H.H and Yeo, D.C.J.. 2016. A Guide to the Freshwater Faun of Nee Soon Swamp Forest. Singapore: Lee kong Chian Natural History Museum & Tropical Marine Science Institute, National University of Singapore. 139pp 

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