Aphyocharax alburnus (Günther, 1869)
Goldencrown tetra
photo by Landines, M./ Ana Sanabria

Family:  Characidae (Characins), subfamily: Aphyocharacinae
Max. size:  8 cm (male/unsexed)
Environment:  benthopelagic; pH range: 5.5 - 7.5; dH range: 20
Distribution:  South America: Amazon River basin (Ref. 38382). Reported from Argentina (Ref. 9086).
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. (123251)
Threat to humans:  harmless
Country info:   

Entered by: Binohlan, Crispina B. - 13.08.94
Modified by: Casal, Christine Marie V. - 30.10.01
Checked by: Souza-Lima, Rosana - 30.10.01

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