Overview

Comprehensive Description

Astyanax janeiroensis ZBK :

rio Ribeira de Iguape basin:MHNCI 5921 , 28 (2 c&s), ribeirao Pocinha , 8 Nov 1988 ; MZUSP 60163 , 6, corrego do Franco , 24°47’S48°33’W , 22 Mar 2000 ; MZUSP 71873 , 2, rio Cacador , approx. 24°35’S49°19’W , 6 Jan 2000 ; MZUSP 79510 , 5, stream tributary of rio Tres Barras , approx. 25°18’S49°34’W , 16 May 2002 .

  • Vinícius Abilhoa, Luiz Fernando Duboc (2007): A new species of the freshwater fish genus Astyanax (Ostariophysi: Characidae) from the rio Iguacu basin, southeastern Brazil. Zootaxa 1587, 43-52: 51-51, URL:http://www.zoobank.org/urn:lsid:zoobank.org:pub:B2CDDEA9-F47C-444F-BA47-DB7D7EC8D49A
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Distribution

South America: eastern Brazil.
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Brazil.
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Physical Description

Size

Max. size

11.4 cm SL (male/unsexed; (Ref. 59291)); 10.6 cm SL (female)
  • Mazzoni, R., R.S. Mendonca and E.P. Caramaschi 2005 Reproductive biology of Astyanax janeiroensis (Osteichthyes, Characidae) from the Ubatiba River, Marica, RJ, Brazil. Brazil. J. Biol. 65(4):643-649. (Ref. 59291)
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Ecology

Habitat

Environment

demersal; freshwater
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Molecular Biology and Genetics

Molecular Biology

Statistics of barcoding coverage: Astyanax janeiroensis

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Public Records: 0
Specimens with Barcodes: 4
Species With Barcodes: 1
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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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