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.
  • Lima, F.C.T., L.R. Malabarba, P.A. Buckup, J.F. Pezzi da Silva, R.P. Vari, A. Harold, R. Benine, O.T. Oyakawa, C.S. Pavanelli, N.A. Menezes, C.A.S. Lucena, M.C.S.L. Malabarba, Z.M.S. Lucena, R.E. Reis, F. Langeani, C. Moreira et al. … 2003 Genera Incertae Sedis in Characidae. p. 106-168. In R.E. Reis, S.O. Kullander and C.J. Ferraris, Jr. (eds.) Checklist of the Freshwater Fishes of South and Central America. Porto Alegre: EDIPUCRS, Brasil. (Ref. 38376)   http://www.fishbase.org/references/FBRefSummary.php?id=38376&speccode=10622 External link.
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Physical Description

Size

Max. size

11.4 cm SL (male/unsexed; (Ref. 59291)); 10.6 cm SL (female)
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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

Barcode of Life Data Systems (BOLDS) Stats
Public Records: 0
Specimens with Barcodes: 4
Species With Barcodes: 1
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Conservation

Threats

Not Evaluated
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