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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Characiformes
Family: Serrasalmidae

Genus: Acnodon

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3 species (see list below)

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Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv

South America
Max. Length 19.9 cm TL
Acnodon normani Gosline, 1951

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Acnodon normani
[Sheep-pacu]

Photo by Dubosc, J.

South America
Max. Length 20 cm TL
Acnodon oligacanthus (Müller & Troschel, 1844)

Photo by Dubosc, J.
 
Acnodon oligacanthus
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South America
Max. Length 13.2 cm SL

 
Acnodon senai
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3 Species of Family Serrasalmidae with Genus Acnodon
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1951 Acnodon normani Sheep-pacu South America 19.9 TL
1844 Acnodon oligacanthus South America 20 TL
1990 Acnodon senai South America 13.2 SL



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