Genus Melanotaenia

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Melanotaenia in Fishes of Australia, accessed 11 May 2021,


Allen, G. R., Midgley, S. H. & Allen, M. 2002. Field Guide to the Freshwater Fishes of Australia. Perth: Western Australian Museum.

Brown, C. 2000. Behavioural ecology of predator avoidance in rainbowfish (Melanotaenia spp). Ph.D. thesis, University of Queensland.