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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Characiformes
Family: Characidae Characins
Subfamily: Stevardiinae
Genus: Gephyrocharax

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Central America
Max. Length 4.7 cm SL
Gephyrocharax atracaudatus (Meek & Hildebrand, 1912)

Photo by Photo by Brown, C.
 
Gephyrocharax atracaudatus
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Max. Length 5.0 cm SL

 
Gephyrocharax caucanus
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No picture found

Max. Length 4.8 cm SL

 
Gephyrocharax chaparae
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No picture found

Max. Length 5.2 cm SL

 
Gephyrocharax chocoensis
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Max. Length 4.4 cm SL

 
Gephyrocharax intermedius
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Max. Length 5.6 cm SL

 
Gephyrocharax major
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No picture found

Max. Length 3.7 cm SL

 
Gephyrocharax martae
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No picture found

Max. Length 4.2 cm SL

 
Gephyrocharax melanocheir
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Max. Length 4.5 cm SL

 
Gephyrocharax sinuensis
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Max. Length 4.2 cm SL

 
Gephyrocharax torresi
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Max. Length 4.1 cm SL

 
Gephyrocharax valencia
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South America
Max. Length 4.1 cm SL
Gephyrocharax venezuelae Schultz, 1944

Photo by Photo by Galvis, G./Mojica, J.I./Camargo, M.
 
Gephyrocharax venezuelae
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Max. Length 4.9 cm SL

 
Gephyrocharax whaleri
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13 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Gephyrocharax atracaudatus Central America 4.7 SL 1912
Gephyrocharax caucanus South America 5.0 SL 1912
Gephyrocharax chaparae South America 4.8 SL 1940
Gephyrocharax chocoensis South America 5.2 SL 1912
Gephyrocharax intermedius Central America 4.4 SL 1916
Gephyrocharax major South America 5.6 SL 1929
Gephyrocharax martae South America 3.7 SL 1943
Gephyrocharax melanocheir South America 4.2 SL 1912
Gephyrocharax sinuensis South America 4.5 SL 1964
Gephyrocharax torresi South America 4.2 SL 2013
Gephyrocharax valencia South America 4.1 SL 1920
Gephyrocharax venezuelae South America 4.1 SL 1944
Gephyrocharax whaleri Central America 4.9 SL 1938



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