Overview

Comprehensive Description

Biology

Feeds on worms, insects, crustaceans and plant matter (Ref. 7020).
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Distribution

South America: Coastal drainages of Suriname and Guyana.
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Guyana and Suriname.
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Physical Description

Size

Maximum size: 120 mm ---
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Max. size

9.0 cm SL (male/unsexed; (Ref. 36891))
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Ecology

Habitat

Environment

benthopelagic; freshwater; pH range: 5.5 - 7.5; dH range: 25
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Trophic Strategy

Feeds on worms, insects, crustaceans and plant matter.
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Conservation

Threats

Not Evaluated
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Relevance to Humans and Ecosystems

Benefits

Importance

aquarium: commercial
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