- Lima, F.C.T. 2003 Characidae - Bryconinae (Characins, tetras). p. 174-181. 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. 38504)
- IGFA 2001 Database of IGFA angling records until 2001. IGFA, Fort Lauderdale, USA. (Ref. 40637)
Recorded at 600 meters.
Habitat: pelagic. Found in lakes, rivers and streams. Water temperature: 21-34°C. The young feed on terrestial and aquatic insects, leaves, fruits and seeds but become mainly herbivorous when adult. Eggs are deposited in nests located in sand bottoms of streams.
Molecular Biology and Genetics
Barcode data: Brycon guatemalensis
Below is a sequence of the barcode region Cytochrome oxidase subunit 1 (COI or COX1) from a member of the species.
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Statistics of barcoding coverage: Brycon guatemalensis
Public Records: 5
Specimens with Barcodes: 7
Species With Barcodes: 1
Relevance to Humans and Ecosystems
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