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Enteromius pallidus (Smith 1841)

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Enteromius pallidus

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Distribution: Krom to Great Fish River systems, eastern Cape Fold Ecoregion, South Africa.

Habitat: freshwater.

Submitted by
Natasha Khardina
GPS
2.4285271, 21.9605007
Geographical region
Southern Asia
Drainage Basin
Congo
River catchment
Water body type
Creek
Water body name
Nameless
Water body part
Water body course
Middle course
Water body: tributary of
River
Tributary name
Congo
Type locality
Targetklooff downstream of bridge on the road to Walmer, Baakens River system, Port Elizabeth, South Africa, 33°58'12"S, 25°35'40"E, elevation 20 meters [Various parts of Cape Colony, South Africa.]
Conservation status/IUCN Red List
Not Evaluated (NE)

Water Chemistry

Water information

Water type
Fresh water
Water color
Clear water
Water transparency
High
Concentration of sediments
Water temperature
°C
Water flow/curent
Slow

Chemical parameters

pH
Conductivity
GH
KH
Dissolved Oxygen

Biology

Standard length
cm
Water volume (min. aquarium)
l
Social behaviour
Behaviour description
Aggression grade
Peacefull
Activity
Day active
Sexual dimorphism
Nutrition in Nature

Reproduction

Breeding tank set-up
Nutrition parents
Mating type
Spawning behaviour
Breeding habits
Hatching period
Number of eggs in average
Parental care
Fry number
Nutrition fry
Notes on reproduction

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