Overview

Distribution

South America: Amazon River basin.
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Amazon River basin, Brazil.
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Physical Description

Type Information

Syntype for Astyanax multidens Eigenmann
Catalog Number: USNM 120244
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Collector(s): W. James & W. Hunnewell
Year Collected: 1865
Locality: Rio Amazonas At Obidos, Brazil, Para, Brazil, South America
  • Syntype: Eigenmann, C. H. 1908. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology. 52 (6): 98.
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Ecology

Habitat

Environment

benthopelagic; freshwater
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Conservation

Threats

Not Evaluated
  • IUCN 2006 2006 IUCN red list of threatened species. www.iucnredlist.org. Downloaded July 2006.
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