Auchenipterus demerarae

Eigenmann, 1912
Auchenipterus demerarae
according to the origin Demerara River
 
Subfamily
Synonyms
unknown
Length (total)
approx.  13 cm
Standard length (documented)
103.0 mm
Recommended tank size
80 cm

Potaro-Siparuni, Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo, Bólivar (VEN)

Guyana, Venezuela

rio Corumo ➙ Cuyuni River ➙ Mazaruni River ➙ Essequibo River ⇒ Atlantic NE

˜[ 6.009,-58.306 ]
Map to Auchenipterus demerarae
Eats plants
not known
unknown
 
 
 
present
(37 -) 39 - 41 (- 43) soft rays
greatly incised / concave, pointed
top and bottom approximately the same length
I / 6 - 7 rays
straight
(10 -) 11 (- 12) soft rays
12 soft rays
not known
  • Reis, R.E., Kullander, S.O. & Ferraris, C.J. et.al., 2003 "Check List of the Freshwater Fishes of South and Central America" P. 473
Pic. 2: Auchenipterus demerarae
Many thanks to
for the pictures
Eigenmann, Carl H. (PD)
1, 2
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