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Chilodus zunevei  Puyo, 1946

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Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes) > Characiformes (Characins) > Chilodontidae (Headstanders)
Etymology: Chilodus: Greek, cheilos = lip + Greek, odous = teeth (Ref. 45335).

Environment / Climate / Range Ecology

Freshwater; pelagic.   Tropical, preferred ?

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South America: French Guiana, Sinnamary, Approuague, and Oyapock River basins.

Size / Weight / Age

Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Max length : 7.7 cm SL male/unsexed; (Ref. 37477)

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Occurs in swamps but also found in creeks and rivers.

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Main reference Upload your references | References | Coordinator : Vari, Richard P. | Collaborators

Planquette, P., P. Keith and P.-Y. Le Bail, 1996. Atlas des poissons d'eau douce de Guyane. Tome 1. Collection du Patrimoine Naturel Volume 22, MNHN, Paris & INRA, Paris. 429 p. (Ref. 12225)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)

CITES (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

  Harmless




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