Characidae


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Related to Characidae: family Characidae
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Noun1.Characidae - tropical freshwater fishes of Africa and South America and Central America
fish family - any of various families of fish
Cypriniformes, order Cypriniformes - an order of animals including almost entirely freshwater fishes: characins; loaches; carp; suckers; sometimes classified as a suborder of Ostariophysi
characid, characin, characin fish - any freshwater fish of the family Characinidae
genus Paracheirodon, Paracheirodon - a genus of Characidae
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El genero Hemibrycon es un representante de la familia de peces Characidae que comprende 36 especies validas y de estas, 21 se distribuyen en los rios de Colombia (Garcia-Alzate, Roman-Valencia, & Taphorn, 2015).
Pertenece al orden Characiformes, familia Characidae, subfamilia Bryconidae, conformada por cerca de 40 familias (Pineda et al.
Las familias con mayor numero de especies fueron Characidae (11) y Loricariidae (10).
del Atlantico Te, Ge: Brycon costaricensis, Characidae.
En otros peces de pequeno porte pertenecientes a la familia Characidae y que habitan en zonas con presencia de macrofitas, tambien se ha encontrado que su dieta se compone principalmente de items autoctonos, representados por microcrustaceos e insectos inmaduros del orden Diptera (Casatti et al.
Along with the Neblinichthys we collect a few silvery tetras in the family Characidae, which are somewhat the equivalent of North American minnows: silvery, small, and very difficult to identify correctly without a good microscope, a decent library, and lots of patience--definitely something to look at when we get back to the ROM.
Las familias con mayor numero de especies fueron Characidae (22 especies), Loricariidae (14 especies).
Idade e crescimento de tres especies de peixes da familia Characidae do Mogi Guassu.
Utilizacion de dietas practices con diferentes niveles de aminoacidos azufrados totales para el crecimiento de gamitana (Colossoma macropomum), Pisces Characidae.