Overview

Comprehensive Description

Biology

Inhabits swamps or marshes and rivers (Ref. 26543). Omnivore, feeds on plants, phytoplankton and invertebrates mixed with slime (Ref. 26543).
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Distribution

South America: Colombian rivers and the Catatumbo River basin.
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Colombian rivers and the Cataumbo River basin, Colombia.
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Physical Description

Size

Maximum size: 100 mm SL
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Max. size

10.0 cm SL (male/unsexed; (Ref. 26543))
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Ecology

Habitat

Environment

benthopelagic; freshwater
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Molecular Biology and Genetics

Molecular Biology

Statistics of barcoding coverage: Astyanax magdalenae

Barcode of Life Data Systems (BOLDS) Stats
Public Records: 0
Specimens with Barcodes: 3
Species With Barcodes: 1
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Conservation

Threats

Not Evaluated
  • IUCN 2006 2006 IUCN red list of threatened species. www.iucnredlist.org. Downloaded July 2006.
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