Overview

Distribution

Western portions of Orinoco River basin, Colombia.
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South America: western portions of the Orinoco River basin.
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Physical Description

Size

Max. size

7.0 cm SL (male/unsexed; (Ref. 35140))
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Type Information

Paratype for Creagrutus atratus Vari & Harold
Catalog Number: USNM 353867
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Preparation: Glycerine With Cartilage Stain
Collector(s): A. Silfvergrip
Year Collected: 1988
Locality: Colombia: Cundinamarca, Rio Meta Drainage, Mouth of Rio Saname, Where Emptying Into Rio Negro., Colombia, South America
  • Paratype: Vari, R. P. & Harold, A. 2001. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology. No. 613: 66.
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Paratype for Creagrutus atratus Vari & Harold
Catalog Number: USNM 353866
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Collector(s): A. Silfvergrip
Year Collected: 1987
Locality: Colombia: Cundinamarca, Rio Meta Drainage, Rio Caqueza, Tributary of Rio Negro, ~ 2 km Upstream of Village of Caqueza, Colombia, South America
  • Paratype: Vari, R. P. & Harold, A. 2001. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology. No. 613: 66.
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Ecology

Habitat

Environment

benthopelagic; freshwater
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Conservation

Threats

Not Evaluated
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