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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Characiformes
Family: Characidae Characins
Subfamily: Tetragonopterinae
Genus: Tetragonopterus

(See list of species below)



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8 species (see list below)

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South America
Max. Length 4.5 cm SL

 
Tetragonopterus anostomus
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No picture found
South America
Max. Length 6.3 cm SL

 
Tetragonopterus araguaiensis
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Photo by Hoffmann, P. and M. Hoffmann

South America
Max. Length 11.2 cm SL
Tetragonopterus argenteus Cuvier, 1816

Photo by Hoffmann, P. and M. Hoffmann
 
Tetragonopterus argenteus
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No picture found
South America
Max. Length 4.6 cm SL

 
Tetragonopterus carvalhoi
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Photo by Castro Lima, F.

South America
Max. Length 12 cm TL
Tetragonopterus chalceus Spix & Agassiz, 1829

Photo by Castro Lima, F.
 
Tetragonopterus chalceus
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No picture found
South America
Max. Length 6.2 cm SL

 
Tetragonopterus denticulatus
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No picture found
South America
Max. Length 6.0 cm SL

 
Tetragonopterus rarus
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No picture found
South America

 
Tetragonopterus signatus
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8 Species of Family Characidae with Genus Tetragonopterus
(Characins)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
2011 Tetragonopterus anostomus South America 4.5 SL
2013 Tetragonopterus araguaiensis South America 6.3 SL
1816 Tetragonopterus argenteus South America 11.2 SL
2011 Tetragonopterus carvalhoi South America 4.6 SL
1829 Tetragonopterus chalceus South America 12 TL
2013 Tetragonopterus denticulatus South America 6.2 SL
2004 Tetragonopterus rarus South America 6.0 SL
1861 Tetragonopterus signatus South America



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