Data about <i>Astyanax xavante</i>


Data about <i>Astyanax xavante</i>
geographic distribution includes
Additional detail South America: middle rio Araguaia in Mato Grosso, Brazil FishBase  

Physical Description

Data about <i>Astyanax xavante</i>
body length (CMO)
Additional detail 6.0 cm male or unsexed FishBase  


Data about <i>Astyanax xavante</i>
Additional detail drainage basin
  • drainage basin
    A regions or area bounded by drainage divides and occupied by a drainage system; specifically the tract of country that gathers water originating as precipitation and contributes it to a particular stream channel or system of channels, or to a lake, reservoir, or other body of water.
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail freshwater environment FishBase  
Additional detail oceanic benthopelagic zone biome
  • oceanic benthopelagic zone biome
    The benthopelagic zone biome comprises regions of the marine water column which usually coincide with the benthic boundary layer (BBL) - the layer of isothermal and isohaline water contiguous to the sea floor. A general reversal in the declining gradient of pelagic biomass may be observed here, perhaps explained by viable nutrition on the sea floor being resuspended by bottom currents. This zone typically extends 100 m above the seafloor, but may reach upto1000 m during benthic storms.


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