Telmatherina opudi Kottelat, 1991
Telmatherina opudi
photo by Herder et al., 2006

Family:  Telmatherinidae (Sailfin silversides)
Max. size:  6 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  pelagic; freshwater
Distribution:  Asia: Indonesia.
Diagnosis:  Differs from other Telmatherina with pointed second dorsal and anal fins by the combination of the following characters: body brown with bluish belly, pelvic and tip of anal and second dorsal; longest rays of anal and second dorsal fins less than body depth; body depth 26.1-31.5 % SL, 84100 % HL; snout about as wide as long, its width 0.93-1.04 in its length and larger than interorbital width (Ref. 7305).
Biology: 
IUCN Red List Status: Near Threatened (NT); Date assessed: 29 June 2018 (B1b(iii,iv,v)+2b(iii,iv,v)) Ref. (123251)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Casal, Christine Marie V. - 07.08.96
Modified by: Froese, Rainer - 13.03.98

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