Enteromius brevipinnis (Jubb, 1966)
Shortfin barb
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Family:  Cyprinidae (Minnows or carps), subfamily: Smiliogastrinae
Max. size:  4.5 cm SL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  benthopelagic; freshwater
Distribution:  Africa: Sabi-Incomati and Steelpoort-Limpopo systems.
Diagnosis:   
Biology:  Found in headwater streams with vegetation. Feeds on small invertebrates. Breeds in spring and summer (Ref. 7248).
IUCN Red List Status: Near Threatened (NT); Date assessed: 01 December 2016 (B1b(iii)+2b(iii)) Ref. (124695)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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