Wilpita rasbora

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Wilpita rasbora
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae
Subfamily: Danioninae
Genus: Rasbora
Species: R. wilpita
Binomial name
Rasbora wilpita
Kottelat & Pethiyagoda, 1991

The Wilpita rasbora (Rasbora wilpita) is a species of ray-finned fish in the family Cyprinidae. It is found only in Wilpita, Sri Lanka where it occurs in heavily shaded shallow, sluggish, streams.[2]

Sources[edit]

  1. ^ Pethiyagoda, R. (1996). "Rasbora wilpita". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species: 1996: e.T19314A8851848. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.1996.RLTS.T19314A8851848.en. 
  2. ^ Rainer Froese; Daniel Pauly, eds. (2017). "Rasbora wilpita Kottelat & Pethiyagoda, 1991 Wilpita Rasbora". Fishbase. Retrieved 13 October 2017.