Genus Aplocheilus


Striped topminnow - Aplocheilus dayi is a species of killifish.

Blue eye - Identified by a white-coloured spot on its head which gave it its name, the 8 cm long species tends to keep to the surface of the water, and is useful in controlling the mosquito population by feeding on its larvae.

Order : Cyprinodontiformes
Family : Aplocheilidae
Genus : Aplocheilus