Taxon profile


Royal Butterfly Danio
Opsarius pulchellus (Smith, 1931)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Cypriniformes »  family Cyprinidae - minnows and carps »  genus Opsarius

Scientific synonyms

Barilius bhuddhae Fowler, 1934
Barilius buddhae Fowler, 1934
Barilius pellegrini Fang, 1938
Barilius pulchellus Smith, 1931
Daniops macropterus Mai, 1978
Opsarus pulchellus (Smith, 1931)

Other names

= Mackerel Barb

IUCN category:Vulnerable


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Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [27046]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013.2 [181090]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Opsarius pulchellus (Smith, 1931)]
Data retrieved on: 27 January 2014
CZ Hanel L., Novák J. (2002): České názvy živočichů V. Ryby a rybovití obratlovci (Pisces), 3. Paprskoploutví (Actinopterygii), kostnatí (Neopterygii) – máloústí (Gonorynchiformes), máloostní (Cypriniformes), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 120 pp. [as Barilius pulchellus Smith, 1931]
Data retrieved on: 9 June 2013

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