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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Characiformes
Family: Serrasalmidae

Genus: Myleus

(See list of species below)



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15 species (see list below)

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South America

 
Myleus altipinnis
[]

Photo by IBAMA

South America
Max. Length 15.7 cm SL
Myleus arnoldi (Ahl, 1936)

Photo by IBAMA
 
Myleus arnoldi
[]

Photo by de Gasperis, F.

South America
Max. Length 25 cm TL
Myleus asterias (Müller & Troschel, 1844)

Photo by de Gasperis, F.
 
Myleus asterias
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 12.1 cm SL

 
Myleus knerii
[]
No picture found
South America

 
Myleus latus
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 20 cm SL

 
Myleus levis
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 24.5 cm SL

 
Myleus lobatus
[]

Photo by Alves, C.B.M.

South America
Max. Length 27.6 cm SL
Myleus micans (Lütken, 1875)

Photo by Alves, C.B.M.
 
Myleus micans
[]

Photo by Holm, E.

South America
Max. Length 20 cm TL
Myleus pacu (Jardine, 1841)

Photo by Holm, E.
 
Myleus pacu
[]

Photo by Dubosc, J.

South America
Max. Length 37 cm SL
Myleus rhomboidalis (Cuvier, 1818)

Photo by Dubosc, J.
 
Myleus rhomboidalis
[]

Photo by Dubosc, J.

South America
Max. Length 42 cm SL
Myleus schomburgkii (Jardine, 1841)

Photo by Dubosc, J.
 
Myleus schomburgkii
[Disk tetra]

Photo by Castro Lima, F.

South America
Max. Length 27 cm SL
Myleus setiger Müller & Troschel, 1844

Photo by Castro Lima, F.
 
Myleus setiger
[]

Photo by Ponton, D.

South America
Max. Length 23.1 cm SL
Myleus ternetzi (Norman, 1929)

Photo by Ponton, D.
 
Myleus ternetzi
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 16.3 cm SL

 
Myleus tiete
[]

Photo by Castro Lima, F.

South America

Myleus torquatus (Kner, 1858)

Photo by Castro Lima, F.
 
Myleus torquatus
[]
15 Species of Family Serrasalmidae with Genus Myleus
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1850 Myleus altipinnis South America
1936 Myleus arnoldi South America 15.7 SL
1844 Myleus asterias South America 25 TL
1881 Myleus knerii South America 12.1 SL
1841 Myleus latus South America
1907 Myleus levis South America 20 SL
1850 Myleus lobatus South America 24.5 SL
1875 Myleus micans South America 27.6 SL
1841 Myleus pacu South America 20 TL
1818 Myleus rhomboidalis South America 37 SL
1841 Myleus schomburgkii Disk tetra South America 42 SL
1844 Myleus setiger South America 27 SL
1929 Myleus ternetzi South America 23.1 SL
1900 Myleus tiete South America 16.3 SL
1858 Myleus torquatus South America



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