Overview

Distribution

South America: Orinoco River basin.
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Orinoco River basin: Colombia and Venezuela.
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Physical Description

Size

Max. size

6.0 cm SL (male/unsexed; (Ref. 38376))
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Diagnostic Description

Distinguished from congeners from the Orinoco and Lake Maracaibo basins by having the following characters: 13-18 branched rays on anal fin; maxilla with serrate teeth; and fewer than five scales between the lateral line and the dorsal-fin origin (Ref. 86277).
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Ecology

Habitat

Environment

benthopelagic; freshwater
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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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