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

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4 species (see list below)

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South America
Max. Length 1.9 cm SL

 
Elachocharax geryi
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No picture found
South America
Max. Length 2.3 cm SL

 
Elachocharax junki
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No picture found
South America
Max. Length 1.4 cm SL

 
Elachocharax mitopterus
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Photo by Castro Lima, F.

South America
Max. Length 2.2 cm SL
Elachocharax pulcher Myers, 1927

Photo by Castro Lima, F.
 
Elachocharax pulcher
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4 Species of Family Crenuchidae with Genus Elachocharax
(South American darters)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1978 Elachocharax geryi South America 1.9 SL
1971 Elachocharax junki South America 2.3 SL
1986 Elachocharax mitopterus South America 1.4 SL
1927 Elachocharax pulcher South America 2.2 SL



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