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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cyprinodontiformes
Family: Goodeidae Splitfins
Subfamily: Goodeinae
Genus: Characodon

(See list of species below)



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3 species (see list below)

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Photo by Slaboch, R.

North America

Characodon audax Smith & Miller, 1986

Photo by Slaboch, R.
 
Characodon audax
[Bold characodon]
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Central America

 
Characodon garmani
[Parras characodon]

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.

North America
Max. Length 5.5 cm TL
Characodon lateralis Günther, 1866

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.
 
Characodon lateralis
[Rainbow characodon]
3 Species of Family Goodeidae with Genus Characodon
(Splitfins)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1986 Characodon audax Bold characodon North America
1898 Characodon garmani Parras characodon Central America
1866 Characodon lateralis Rainbow characodon North America 5.5 TL



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