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Opsodoras ternetzi  Eigenmann, 1925

Image contributors to this species:

Mark Sabaj Pérez (1)   

ScotCat Sources:

Article Etymology = Genus Etymology = Species

Other Sources:

Fishbase  Google Search  All Catfish Species Inventory

 

Relevant Information:

Snout not constricted (gape normal); dorsal profile nearly straight between tip of snout and posterior nares.

Common Name:

None

Synonyms:

None

Family:

Doradidae blycipitidae

Distribution:

South America: Amazon River basin: Brazil, (Rio Tapajos) Colombia, Peru. Type Locality: Tapajos at Santerem

Size:

12.0cm. (4¾ins)

Temp:

22-25°C (71-77°F)

p.H.

6.5-7.0.

Reference:

Sabaj, M.H. and C.J. Ferraris, Jr. 2003 Doradidae (Thorny catfishes). p. 456-469. 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.
ScotCat Article no. 57. Mark H. Sabaj; Key to Leptodoras and Select Related Taxa.

 

 

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