The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

Fundulopanchax powelli Van der Zee & Wildekamp, 1994



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Last record: 1994 or before

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered (Possibly Extinct)



Niger River Delta, Nigeria


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Van der Zee, J. R. and Wildekamp, Rudolf H. (1994). Description of a new Fundulopanchax species (Cyprinodontiformes : Aplocheilidae) from the Niger delta, with a redefinition of the genus Fundulopanchax. Journal of African Zoology 108: 417-434.


Other references:

Olaosebikan, B.D. & Lalèyè, P. 2010. Fundulopanchax powelli. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2010: e.T182566A7914412. Downloaded on 17 December 2015.


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