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Scientific Name Ammocryptocharax elegans  Weitzman & Kanazawa, 1976
Common Name
Type Locality Caño Muco, about 15 kilometers west of Puerto Guitán, Río Vichada basin, Meta State, Colombia.
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Size 33mm or 1.3" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution South America: Amazon and upper Orinoco River basins.
Amazon (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Orinoco, Upper Orinoco (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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IUCN Red List Category Not Evaluated
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Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington v. 89 (no. 26), pp 331, Figs. 1-4
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Last Update 2013 Jul 18 20:33 (species record created: 2013 Jun 13 19:39)