Overview

Distribution

South America: upper Uruguay River basin.
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Upper Uruguay River basin, Brazil.
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Physical Description

Size

Max. size

4.8 cm SL (male/unsexed; (Ref. 38376))
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Type Information

Paratype for Hypobrycon leptorhynchus Silva & Malabarba
Catalog Number: USNM 342018
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Collector(s): E. Pereira, P. Azevedo, L. Bergman & A. Ramires
Year Collected: 1988
Locality: Rio Ibicui, ca 10 km From Its Mouth Into Rio Canoas, Near the Celulose Iguacu Pulp Mill Plant. Campos Novos, Santa Catarina, Brazil., Santa Catarina, Brazil, South America
  • Paratype: Silva, J. & Malabarba, L. R. 1996. Comunicacoes do Museu de Ciencias e Tecnologia da PUCRS. Serie zoologia. (Porto Alegre). 9: 46, figs 1-2.
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Ecology

Habitat

Environment

benthopelagic; freshwater
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Conservation

Threats

Not Evaluated
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