Overview

Distribution

Western Orinoco River basin, Venezuela.
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South America: western Orinoco River basin in Venezuela.
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Physical Description

Size

Max. size

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

Paratype for Creagrutus gyrospilus Vari & Harold
Catalog Number: USNM 359486
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Collector(s): D. Taphorn
Year Collected: 1986
Locality: Venezuela: Portuguesa: Rio Saguaz, Rio Guanare-Apure Drainage, Bridge Near Park On Road To Chabasquen (= Paraiso De Chabasquen), Venezuela, South America
  • Paratype: Vari, R. P. & Harold, A. S. 2001. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology. No. 613: 113, 43, 45.
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Ecology

Habitat

Environment

benthopelagic; freshwater
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Conservation

Threats

Not Evaluated
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