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Scientific Name Gymnocorymbus ternetzi  (Boulenger, 1895)
Common Names Black Widow Tetra
Sorgmanteltetra (Sweden), Trauermantel (Germany)
Type Locality Descalvados, Mato Grosso, Rio Paraguay, 16°46’S, 57°44’W, Brazil.
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Size 60mm or 2.4" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution South America: Paraguay and Guaporé River basins to Argentina.
La Plata, Paraná, Paraguay (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Amazon, Middle Amazon (Solimoes), Madeira, Mamoré, Guaporé (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1895 (pt 3), pp 528
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Last Update 2019 Oct 27 02:22 (species record created: 2013 Jun 14 10:09)