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    • Dogtooth Characins
    • Dogteeth Tetras
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    • Cynodontidae

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Recent observations

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What

Biara Rhaphiodon vulpinus

Observer

nicoolejnik

Date

October 16, 2006

Description

Found dead on the coast of the river.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Biara Rhaphiodon vulpinus

Observer

nicoolejnik

Date

January 9, 2009

Description

Found dead on the coast of the Parana river.

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

tobler

Date

February 3, 2009

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

tobler

Date

February 3, 2009
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Description from Wikipedia

Cynodontidae fishes (order Characiformes), or dogteeth tetras, are a family of freshwater fishes found in the Neotropics. This group is not very diverse, and includes only five genera and 14 species. Most of what is known about this family is from the members of the subfamily Cynodontinae, which includes the largest species of this family, up to 117 cm (46 in). Understanding of the members of subfamily Roestinae are less known, though they only reach up to 20 cm...

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