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Recent observations

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What

Cardinal Tetra Paracheirodon axelrodi

Observer

adyer

Date

November 20, 2016

Description

School of Cardinal Tetra swimming about.

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What

Mexican Tetra Astyanax mexicanus

Observer

stuart_henley

Date

November 24, 2016 12:07 PM CST

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What

Characins Family Characidae

Observer

jujurenoult

Date

October 27, 2016 08:24 PM CEST

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jujurenoult

Date

October 27, 2016 08:25 PM CEST

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jujurenoult

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October 27, 2016 08:34 PM CEST

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jujurenoult

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October 27, 2016 08:42 PM CEST

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jujurenoult

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November 4, 2016 07:12 PM CET

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jujurenoult

Date

November 4, 2016 07:14 PM CET

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jujurenoult

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October 28, 2016 06:25 PM CEST

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Observer

jujurenoult

Date

October 25, 2016 05:09 PM CEST

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What

Characins Family Characidae

Observer

jujurenoult

Date

October 30, 2016 04:37 PM CET

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What

Characins Family Characidae

Observer

jujurenoult

Date

October 30, 2016 04:38 PM CET

Description

Roeboexodon guyanensis ?

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Description from Wikipedia

The Characidae, characids or characins are a family of freshwater subtropical and tropical fish, belonging to the order Characiformes. The name "characins" is the historical one, but scientists today tend to prefer "characids" to reflect their status as a by and large monophyletic group at family rank. To arrive there, this family has undergone much systematic and taxonomic change. Among those fishes that remain in the Characidae for the time being are the tetras, comprising the...

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