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Panaque spec. „Papa Ojo Chico“  L 90a
Barbus narayani



The Phenix tetra has been described: Hemigrammus filamentosus11.07.2011


We introduced this beautiful new tetra to you in May this year under the provisional name of Hyphessobrycon cf. stegemanni.

Now the species has been described scientifically under the name of Hemigrammus filamentosus.

The original description can be downloaded here: http://www.vertebrate-zoology.de/vz61-1/01_Vertebrate_Zoology_61-1_Zarske.pdf

Read more about the fish on our homepage here: http://www.aquariumglaser.de/en/hemigrammus-filamentosus-hyphessobrycon-cf-stegemanni-phnix-salmler_en_1327.html

Lexicon: Hemigrammus: ancient Greek, means "with half line", referring to the incomplete lateral line, which is genus-specific. filamentosus: Latin, means "with threads".

Text & photo: Frank Schäfer






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