Oily bitterling

The Oily bitterling lives in the benthopelagic, freshwater environment.

The oily bitterling, Tanakia limbata, is a temperate freshwater fish belonging to the Acheilognathinae sub-family of the Cyprinidae family. It originates in creeks with fast-running water in central and southern Japan. More

Common names

Abura-bote in Japanese (日本語)
Aburabote in Japanese (日本語)
Oily bitterling in English
Oliebitterling in Danish (dansk)
Tanakia limbata in Catalan (Català)
Tanakie japonská in Czech (česky)
アブラボテ in Japanese (日本語)
緣鱊 in Mandarin Chinese
缘鱊 in Mandarin Chinese
黃褐田中鰟鲏 in Mandarin Chinese
黄褐田中鳑鲏 in Mandarin Chinese

Order : Cypriniformes
Family : Cyprinidae
Genus : Tanakia
Species : Tanakia limbata
Authority : Temminck & Schlegel, 1846