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Arfak Rainbowfish
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Information
Range West Papua in Indonesia.
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Atheriniformes
Family Melanotaeniidae
Genus Melanotaenia
Species M. arfakensis
Conservation Status
VUSpecies
Vulnerable

The Arfak rainbowfish, (Melanotaenia arfakensis), is a species of fish in the Melanotaeniidae family. It is endemic to West Papua in Indonesia. Its natural habitat is rivers. It is threatened by habitat loss.

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