What is it about?

This article deals with one of the cave fishes for which human access is more difficult given the political situation in Zaire.

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Why is it important?

One of the earliest cavefish species ever discovered.


Research on this species will always be difficult due to its geographic location.

Dr. Aldemaro Romero, Jr.
University of Miami

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This page is a summary of: Threatened Fishes of the World: Caecobarbus geertsii Boulenger, 1921 (Cyprinidae), Environmental Biology of Fishes, October 2001, Springer Science + Business Media,
DOI: 10.1023/a:1011803519256.
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