Overview

Distribution

South America: coastal rivers of Guianas, Venezuela and upper Amazon River basin.
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Widespread in South America: French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname and Venezuela.
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Physical Description

Size

Maximum size: 300 mm TL
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Max. size

40.0 cm TL (male/unsexed; (Ref. 13371))
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Ecology

Habitat

Environment

benthopelagic; freshwater
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Molecular Biology and Genetics

Molecular Biology

Statistics of barcoding coverage: Leporinus arcus

Barcode of Life Data Systems (BOLDS) Stats
Public Records: 0
Specimens with Barcodes: 2
Species With Barcodes: 1
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Conservation

Threats

Not Evaluated
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Relevance to Humans and Ecosystems

Benefits

Importance

aquarium: commercial
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