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Name - Acestrorhynchus microlepis (Schomburgk 1841)

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Variants and Synonyms

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Reported Taxonomic Hierarchies

Animalia (Kingdom)
Chordata (Phylum)
Vertebrata (Subphylum)
Pisces (Group)
Osteichthyes (Group)
Characidae (Family)


Recent Publications

  • Taxonomic redefinition of the species of Acestrorhynchus of the microlepis group with the description of Acestrorhynchus apurensis, a new species from Venezuela (Ostariophysi: Characiformes: Characidae).
  • Morphological variation in Acestrorhynchus microlepis and A. falcatus (Characiformes: Acestrorhynchidae), reassessment of A. apurensis and distribution of Acestrorhynchus in Venezuela.
  • Corrected and supplemental descriptions of certain characoid fishes described by Henry W. Fowler, with revisions of several of their genera.

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