Valdesalici, S. & H. Hengstler. 2008. Nothobranchius krammeri n. sp. (Cyprinodontiformes: Nothobranchiidae): a new annual Killifish from the Meronvi River basin, northeastern Mozambique. Aqua, Journal of Ichthyology and Aquatic Biology, 14 (4): 188, figs. 1-5. This species has following unique characters: 13-15 dorsal fin rays, 14- 15 anal fin rays, 24-27 scales in median lateral series, frontal squamation pattern variable, pelvic fin tips not reaching the anus, male body and head scales light blue with pale red to pale orange margin, outer rim of ventral body scales towards the belly yellow, snout reddish, throat orange to yellow, front and superior portion of head reddish, anal fin yellowish with a pattern of narrow pale brown lines extending to fin rays, caudal fin pale red with a small black searn along its outer margin, larger on upper and lower angle, sharply delineated hyaline submarginal band
Genus: Nothobranchius Subgenus: Adiniops. Group: melanospilus
Geographical Distribution Maps
Moçambique Type locality:about 35 km north Mocimboa da Praia, Cabo Delgado, Meronvi river basin, altitude 10 m,
Cabo Delgado, 35 km N. Mocimboa da Praia, Moçambique * [11.157 S : 40.324 E] Hengstler & Vendo, 2005 | Valdesalici & Hen., 2008 Cabo Delgado (MZHL 05-13)
Very rare or lost in captivity. Status specie: Unanimously confirmed
Related: Valdesalici, S., R. Bills, A. Dorn, K. Reichwald & A. Cellerino. 2012. Nothobranchius niassa (Cyprinodontiformes: Nothobranchiidae), a new species of annual Killifish from northern Mozambique. Ichthyological Exploration of Freshwaters (Ichthyol. Explor. Freshwaters), 23 (1): 19-28, 5 figs., 3 tabs. [krammeri N.: Sys/Gen]
Valdesalici & Hengstler, 2008
Nothobranchius krammeri Nothobranchius krammeri Nothobranchius krammeri Nothobranchius krammeri N. krammeri Cabo Delgado MZHL 05-13  (C) Stefano Valdesalici