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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Characiformes
Family: Characidae Characins
Subfamily: Aphyocharacinae
Genus: Prionobrama

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2 species (see list below)

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Photo by Yuri Hooker/WWF-OPP

South America
Max. Length 6 cm TL
Prionobrama filigera (Cope, 1870)

Photo by Yuri Hooker/WWF-OPP
 
Prionobrama filigera
[Glass bloodfin]

Photo by JJPhoto

South America
Max. Length 5 cm TL
Prionobrama paraguayensis (Eigenmann, 1914)

Photo by JJPhoto
 
Prionobrama paraguayensis
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2 Species of Family Characidae with Genus Prionobrama
(Characins)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1870 Prionobrama filigera Glass bloodfin South America 6 TL
1914 Prionobrama paraguayensis South America 5 TL



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