Blue moon danio

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Blue moon danio
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae
Subfamily: Danioninae
Genus: Devario
D. xyrops
Binomial name
Devario xyrops

The blue moon danio (Devario xyrops) is a species of cyprinid fish endemic to Myanmar.[2] They are found in small, forested streams on the western slope of the Arakan Mountains; these streams are typically reduced to a series of interconnected pools during the dry season.[1]


  1. ^ a b Ng, H.H. (2010). "Devario xyrops". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2010: e.T170120A6720879. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2010-4.RLTS.T170120A6720879.en. Retrieved 5 January 2018.
  2. ^ Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2014). "Devario xyrops" in FishBase. August 2014 version.

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