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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Characiformes
Family: Crenuchidae South American darters
Subfamily: Characidiinae
Genus: Ammocryptocharax

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4 species (see list below)

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Photo by Sazima, I.

South America
Max. Length 3.3 cm SL
Ammocryptocharax elegans Weitzman & Kanazawa, 1976

Photo by Sazima, I.
 
Ammocryptocharax elegans
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South America
Max. Length 2.8 cm SL

 
Ammocryptocharax lateralis
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Photo by Asociacion Acuaristas de Venezuela (AAV)

South America
Max. Length 2 cm SL
Ammocryptocharax minutus Buckup, 1993

Photo by Asociacion Acuaristas de Venezuela (AAV)
 
Ammocryptocharax minutus
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South America
Max. Length 9.0 cm SL

 
Ammocryptocharax vintonae
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4 Species of Family Crenuchidae with Genus Ammocryptocharax
(South American darters)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1976 Ammocryptocharax elegans South America 3.3 SL
1909 Ammocryptocharax lateralis South America 2.8 SL
1993 Ammocryptocharax minutus South America 2 SL
1909 Ammocryptocharax vintonae South America 9.0 SL



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