Catalog Number: USNM 203806
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Collector(s): E. Fittkau & J. Gery
Year Collected: 1965
Locality: Igarape Castanha, Into Rio Negro, 2 Hrs. Upstream From Manaus., Amazonas, Brazil, South America
- Paratype: Gery, J. 1966. Ichthyologica; The Aquarium Journal. 38 (3): 286-296.
Hoplocharax goethei is a species of characin endemic to Brazil where it is found in the Amazon Basin. It is the only member of its genus. It is commonly found in freshwater environments at a benthopelagic depth. This species is native to a tropical environment. This fish can reach a length of about 3 cm (1.2 in) as an unsexed male.
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