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What

sardinita mexicana Astyanax mexicanus

Date

August 17, 2014

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What

Moenkhausia sanctaefilomenae (Steindachner, 1907) Moenkhausia sanctaefilomenae

Observer

ictiologia

Date

June 20, 2014

Description

Collected in the bay of the river Paraguay, Pantanal of Mato Grosso - Brazil.

Coletado em baía do rio Paraguai, Pantanal do Mato Grosso - Brasil.

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What

Mexican tetra Astyanax mexicanus

Observer

benlabay

Date

June 6, 2014

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What

sardinita mexicana Astyanax mexicanus

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juancruzado

Date

May 12, 2014

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rafael_naiff

Date

the past

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14299891483_56dde74b2d_s

What

sardinita mexicana Astyanax mexicanus

Observer

cab0_

Date

July 25, 2010

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No photos or sounds

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john11

Date

March 3, 2000

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What

Neon Paracheirodon innesi

Observer

medellin_ortiz

Date

April 23, 2014

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Square

Observer

csavy

Date

September 15, 2013

Description

0-3m depth in sun-exposed areas of ceynote.

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What

sardinita mexicana Astyanax mexicanus

Observer

juancruzado

Date

April 13, 2014

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P3250161

Observer

techieoldfox

Date

March 25, 2014 03:52 PM SGT

Place

Singapore (Google, OSM)

Description

Black Pacu, Colossoma macropomum

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P3250159

Observer

techieoldfox

Date

March 25, 2014 03:50 PM SGT

Place

Singapore (Google, OSM)

Description

Black Pacu, Colossoma macropomum

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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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