Data about <i>Hasemania kalunga</i>


Data about <i>Hasemania kalunga</i>
geographic distribution includes
Additional detail South America: known from its type locality in the upper rio Tocantins basin, tributary of rio das Almas in Goiás state, Brazil FishBase  

Physical Description

Data about <i>Hasemania kalunga</i>
body length (CMO)
Additional detail 5.3 cm male or unsexed FishBase  


Data about <i>Hasemania kalunga</i>
water depth min
Additional detail ? m FishBase  
max Additional detail 1 m FishBase  
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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