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Elachocharax pulcher  Myers, 1927

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Peru country information

Common names: [No common name]
Occurrence: native
Salinity: freshwater
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Uses: no uses
Comments: Known from the Amazon River basin (Ref. 37059). Recorded from the Nanay river at Mishana (Ref. 13683).
National Checklist:
Country Information: https://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/geos/pe.html
National Fisheries Authority:
Occurrences: Occurrences Point map
Main Ref: Buckup, P.A., 1993
National Database:

Classification / Names

Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes) > Characiformes (Characins) > Crenuchidae (South American darters) > Characidiinae
Common names | Synonyms | Catalog of Fishes (gen., sp.) | ITIS | CoL

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Size / Weight / Age

Max length : 2.2 cm SL male/unsexed; (Ref. 37059)

Environment

Freshwater; pelagic; pH range: 5.4 - 6.8; dH range: ? - 8

Climate / Range

Tropical; 24°C - 30°C (Ref. 2060)

Distribution

South America: Amazon and upper Orinoco River basins.
Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 90363)

Threat to humans

  Harmless



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Estimates of some properties based on models

Phylogenetic diversity index (Ref. 82805)
PD50 = 0.5625 many relatives (e.g. carps) 0.5 - 2.0 few relatives (e.g. lungfishes)

Trophic Level (Ref. 69278)
3.0   ±0.4 se; Based on size and trophs of closest relatives

Resilience (Ref. 69278)
High, minimum population doubling time less than 15 months ()

Vulnerability (Ref. 59153)
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)
Price category (Ref. 80766)
Unknown