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Southern Sailfin Catfish

Pterygoplichthys anisitsi Eigenmann & Kennedy 1903

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Pterygoplichthys anisitsi (Southern Sailfin Catfish) is a species of bony fishes in the family suckermouth armored catfishes. They are associated with freshwater habitat. They are native to Argentina. Individuals can grow to 55 cm. They have sexual reproduction.

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  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GO_0019953
  • Definition: Capable of creating a new organism by combining the genetic material of two gametes, which may come from two parent organisms or from a single organism, in the case of self-fertilizing hermaphrodites.
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EOL has data for 16 attributes, including:

Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Southern sailfin catfish. View this species on GBIF