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Recent observations

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What

Mexican Tetra Astyanax mexicanus

Observer

cullen

Date

April 25, 2015 12:03 PM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Observer

synodontis

Date

January 7, 2012

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pepesca Astyanax aeneus

Date

April 4, 2015

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Observer

tobler

Date

March 22, 2015

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Observer

tobler

Date

March 12, 2015

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What

Mexican Tetra (Astyanax mexicanus) Astyanax mexicanus

Observer

dsruppel

Date

March 7, 2015 07:21 PM CST

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What

Mexican Tetra (Astyanax mexicanus) Astyanax mexicanus

Observer

dsruppel

Date

March 6, 2015 03:02 PM CST

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Observer

npollock66

Date

December 31, 2014

Place

Cuiaba (Google, OSM)

Description

Didn't eat this one

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Observer

nicoolejnik

Date

February 16, 2015

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Observer

nicoolejnik

Date

February 16, 2015

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What

Mexican Tetra Astyanax mexicanus

Observer

hydaticus

Date

February 14, 2015

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nicoolejnik

Date

March 20, 2011
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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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