IUCN threat status:

Endangered (EN)

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Occurs in shallow inshore waters over both sandy and rocky bottoms, appears seasonally over muddy bottoms adjacent to extensive papyrus swamps. Feeds on small organisms like Ostracoda, Hydracarina, and Diaptomus (Ref. 9606). Oviparous (Ref. 205). Migrates up the river to spawn (Ref. 10608).


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