Wapoga River

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Wapoga River
Origin New Guinea
Basin countries Indonesia

Wapoga River is a river in northern New Guinea, Indonesia.[1] It is a tributary of the Warenai River. The Wapoga River basin and surrounding mountains were surveyed by a team of scientists organized by Conservation International in 1998.[2] The rainbowfish Glossolepis leggetti and Melanotaenia rubripinnis are only known from this river system.

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  1. ^ Rand McNally, The New International Atlas, 1993.
  2. ^ Mack, Andrew L. and Leeanne Alonso, eds. (2000). "A Biological Assessment of the Wapoga River Area of Northwestern Irian Jaya, Indonesia" (PDF). Conservation International. Retrieved 2014-04-30.