Overview

Comprehensive Description

Biology

Aquarium specimen 5.0 TL max length (Ref. 2059).
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Distribution

South America: Paraná River basin.
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Paraná River basin, Argentina.
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Physical Description

Size

Max. size

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

Paratype for Hyphessobrycon igneus Miquelarena et al.
Catalog Number: USNM 256727
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Collector(s): R. Iriart & et al.
Year Collected: 1980
Locality: Bella Vista. Pcia. De Corrientes, Corrientes Province, Argentina, South America
  • Paratype: Miquelarena, et al. 1980. Neotropica. 26 (76): 237.
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Ecology

Habitat

Environment

benthopelagic; freshwater
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Conservation

Threats

Not Evaluated
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