INDONESIA: Aru Archipelago II. Part 3

By Heiko Bleher

…we came a few kilometres further up the river. The bottom consisted of stone slabs everywhere. The entire archipelago is lying on obviously on a gigantic boulder. This time, too, we made a discovery: another new species of rainbowfish! The place where I found my Melanotaenia sp. “Aru II” had been discovered. I introduced this species to the aquarium hobby, and it is now widely distributed…

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