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    • Flannel-mouth Characins
    • Flannel-mouth Characiforms
    • Flannel-mouthed Characins
    • Flannelmouths
    • Flannelmouth Characins
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    • Prochilodontidae

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Recent observations

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Observer

barbosa1

Date

September 13, 2016 10:37 AM COT

Description

Nombre común:Bocachico
Especie:Prochilodus magdalenae
Genero: Prochilodus
Familia:Prochilodontidae
Clima: Tropical calido
Temperatura: 33°
Cuerpo de agua dulce lentico

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Observer

fatima1

Date

September 30, 2016

Description

Prochilodus magdalenae, cuyo nombre vulgar es bocachico, es una especie de peces de la familia Prochilodontidae, en el orden de los Characiformes.
Los machos miden al menos 30 cm, pero pueden llegar alcanzar los 50 cm de longitud total. La boca es pequeña, carnosa y prominente; provista de una serie de dientes diminutos en los labios; presenta espina predorsal punzante. El cuerpo es de color plateado uniforme; las aletas tienen matices rojos o amarillos; escamas rugosas al tacto.

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What

Tarpon prochilodus Prochilodus lineatus

Observer

hivymora

Date

July 23, 2016 09:10 AM HST

Description

Prochilodontidae
(SABALO)

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What

Tarpon prochilodus Prochilodus lineatus

Observer

nicoolejnik

Date

August 28, 2016 12:11 PM ART

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What

Tarpon prochilodus Prochilodus lineatus

Observer

nicoolejnik

Date

August 15, 2016 03:52 PM ART

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What

Tarpon prochilodus Prochilodus lineatus

Observer

nicoolejnik

Date

August 15, 2016 04:14 PM ART

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Observer

reallifeecology

Date

January 11, 2016 04:13 PM EST

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What

Tarpon prochilodus Prochilodus lineatus

Observer

nicoolejnik

Date

February 25, 2011

Photos / Sounds

What

Tarpon prochilodus Prochilodus lineatus

Observer

nicoolejnik

Date

December 5, 2011

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Observer

encho

Date

March 31, 2015 08:58 PM COT

Description

De la Plaza de mercado

Photos / Sounds

What

Tarpon prochilodus Prochilodus lineatus

Observer

nicoolejnik

Date

November 4, 2012

Description

Found dead during a flooding.

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What

Flagtail Prochilodus Semaprochilodus insignis

Observer

tobler

Date

February 3, 2009
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Description from Wikipedia

The Prochilodontidae, or flannel-mouthed characins, are a small family of fishes found primarily in the northern half of South America, south to Paraguay and northern Argentina. This family is closely related to the Curimatidae, and in the past they were included in Characidae.

No range data available.
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