Overview

Distribution

South America: Upper Amazon River basin.
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Upper Amazon River basin, Ecuador and Peru.
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Physical Description

Size

Maximum size: 120 mm SL
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Max. size

13.5 cm SL (male/unsexed; (Ref. 35689))
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Type Information

Paratype for Acestrocephalus boehlkei Menezes
Catalog Number: USNM 216141
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Collector(s): T. Roberts & et al.
Year Collected: 1971
Locality: Rio Payamino and Tributary 3-4 Miles Upriver From Mouth of Rio Payamino Into Rio Coca, Ecuador, Napo Province, Ecuador, South America
  • Paratype: Menezes, N. A. 1977. Papeis Avulsos de Zoologia. 30 (13): 185.
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Paratype for Acestrocephalus boehlkei Menezes
Catalog Number: USNM 216140
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Collector(s): T. Roberts & Parker
Year Collected: 1971
Locality: Rio Punino, a Tributary of the Rio Payamino (Napo River System), Above Coca, Ecuador, Napo Province, Ecuador, South America
  • Paratype: Menezes, N. A. 1977. Papeis Avulsos de Zoologia. 30 (13): 185.
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Ecology

Habitat

Environment

benthopelagic; freshwater
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Conservation

Threats

Not Evaluated
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