African Long-finned Tetra Brycinus longipinnis

African Long-finned Tetra
African Long-finned Tetra
African Long-finned Tetra
The African Long-finned Tetra is native to brackish estuarine waters of West African rivers from Gambia to DR Congo.
African Long-finned Tetra
African Long-finned Tetra
African Long-finned Tetra
They grow to some 12cm long. They have long dorsal fins, but not as long as the Congo Tetra, reaching only the small adipose fin; tail fins are not elongated or feathery. In the tanin-stained, murky waters they use their reflective eye rings to find each other.