Ammocryptocharax vintonae (Eigenmann, 1909)
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Family:  Crenuchidae (South American darters), subfamily: Characidiinae
Max. size:  9.01 cm SL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  benthopelagic; freshwater; pH range: 6 - 7; dH range: 10
Distribution:  South America: Potaro River, Mazaruni River, and Uiaren River (tributary of Caroni River, Orinoco basin).
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. (123251)
Threat to humans:  harmless
Country info:  Recorded from the Potaro and Mazaruni rivers. Museum: Shrimp Creek, FMNH 52756 (originally CM 1142) (holotype, 5.96 cm SL) (Ref. 13683).

Entered by: Casal, Christine Marie V. - 21.05.98
Modified by: Torres, Armi G. - 06.01.14

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