Redtail barb

The redtail barb (Enteromius gurneyi) is a species of cyprinid fish endemic to KwaZulu Natal in South Africa. It is found at altitudes of 300–1,000 metres (980–3,280 ft), particularly in clear streams over sandstones.[2]

Redtail barb
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae
Subfamily: Barbinae
Genus: Enteromius
E. gurneyi
Binomial name
Enteromius gurneyi
(Günther, 1868)

Barbus gurneyi Günther, 1868


  1. ^ O'Brien, G., Kubheka, S. & Evans, S.W. 2017. Enteromius gurneyi. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2017: e.T63262A100141523. Downloaded on 10 January 2019.
  2. ^ R. Froese; D. Pauly, eds. (2017). "Enteromius gurneyi (Günther, 1868) Retdtail barb". Fishbase. Retrieved 2017-09-02.