Pseudopimelodus mangurus (Valenciennes, 1835)
Pseudopimelodus mangurus
photo by Equipe de Ictiologia do Nupélia

Family:  Pseudopimelodidae (Bumblebee catfishes, dwarf marbled catfishes)
Max. size:  69 cm TL (male/unsexed); max.weight: 6,700.0 g
Environment:  demersal; freshwater
Distribution:  South America: Uruguay, Paraná, Paraguay and La Plata River basins.
Biology:  Carnivorous (Ref. 79585).
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. (123251)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Garilao, Cristina V. - 12.08.01
Modified by: Torres, Armi G. - 20.11.08
Checked by: Shibatta, Oscar Akio - 12.08.01

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