Pimelodina flavipinnis Steindachner, 1876
Pimelodina flavipinnis
photo by Sabaj PĂ©rez, M.H.

Family:  Pimelodidae (Long-whiskered catfishes)
Max. size:  39 cm SL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  demersal
Distribution:  South America: Amazon and Orinoco River basins.
Diagnosis:   
Biology:  In shallow lagoons. Feeds on benthic organisms.
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. (120744)
Threat to humans:  harmless
Country info:   
 

Entered by: Froese, Rainer - 13.12.96
Modified by: Reyes, Rodolfo B. - 10.01.17
Checked by: Lundberg, John G. - 10.11.01

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