Threatened fishes of the world: Aphyocypris lini Weitzman and Chan, 1966 (Cyprinidae)

  title={Threatened fishes of the world: Aphyocypris lini Weitzman and Chan, 1966 (Cyprinidae)},
  author={Menghong Hu and Youji Wang and Siu Gin Cheung and Paul K. S. Shin and Yan Xie},
  journal={Environmental Biology of Fishes},
Common name: Yenus fish, Garnet minnow, Redfin wonderfish, Venus fish, Venus minnow. Conservation status: Extinct in the wild (Yue and Chen 1998). Identification: Pelvic scutes from pelvic fin base to anus; without lateral line but 30–32 scales along lateral axis. Body yellow brown, back bluish and belly white; median axis of body with reddish yellow narrow zone, blue-black lines above the zone and shining blue-green lines under it; base of caudal fin has a large blue spot with golden edge… CONTINUE READING
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