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  • Phalloceros caudimaculatus

    • Not on allowed list but already established in New Zealand.

      Leopard Fish

      The speckled mosquitofish or the one-spot livebearer (Phalloceros caudimaculatus) is a species of fish native eastern and southern Brazil, northern ArgentinaUruguay and Paraguay. It has also been introduced to AustraliaMalawi and New Zealand; primarily for mosquito control, but also as escapees from the aquarium trade. It has been reported as having adverse ecological effects in areas where it has been introduced. The females of this species grow to a total length of 6 centimetres (2.4 in), while males remain smaller.

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