Eastern Cape redfin

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Eastern Cape redfin
Pseudobarbus afer.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae
Genus: Pseudobarbus
Species: P. afer
Binomial name
Pseudobarbus afer
(W. K. H. Peters, 1864)

The Eastern Cape redfin (Pseudobarbus afer) is an African freshwater fish species in the family Cyprinidae.[1]

It is endemic to South Africa, and becoming rare due to habitat destruction and the impact of invasive species.


  1. ^ Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2014). "Pseudobarbus afer" in FishBase. April 2014 version.