Afronemacheilus abyssinicus

Afronemacheilus abyssinicus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Nemacheilidae
Genus: Afronemacheilus
Species: A. abyssinicus
Binomial name
Afronemacheilus abyssinicus
(Boulenger, 1902)

Nemacheilus abyssinicus Boulenger, 1902

Afronemacheilus abyssinicus is a species of stone loach endemic to Ethiopia. It is known from the Blue Nile at its outlet from Tana Lake (the type locality). This species can reach a length of 4 centimetres (1.6 in) TL.[1]


  1. Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2015). "Afronemacheilus abyssinicus" in FishBase. February 2015 version.

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