Taxon profile


Piaractus Eigenmann, 1903

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Characiformes »  family Characidae - characins »  subfamily Serrasalminae

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Included taxa

Number of records: 2

species Piaractus brachypomus (Cuvier, 1817) - Cachama

Piaractus brachypomus - Cachama

species Piaractus mesopotamicus (Holmberg, 1887) - Pacú

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [genus/3509]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Piaractus Eigenmann, 1903]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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