Just picked up a Lacerdae from one of the vendors here. Received shipment yesterday and here is a quick cell phone shot of him after about Hoplias lacerdae Miranda Ribeiro, AphiaID. (urn:lsid: :taxname). Classification. Biota; Animalia. SpeciesHoplias lacerdaeGiant trahira. ADW Pocket Guides on the iOS App Store! The Animal Diversity Web team is excited to announce ADW Pocket Guides!.

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It feeds on various insects, larvae, small fishes, shrimps and worms, and also eats certain fruits.

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Hoplias lacerdae differs from the other species of H. The characiform fishes of the Apure River drainage, Venezuela.

You must log in or sign up to post here. The fishes and the forest. Teeth in both jaws conical or canine. Myxiops aphosnew characid genus and species Characiformes: Dorsal margin of orbit at horizontal through of dorsal profile of head in specimens smaller than hoplixs SL but not reaching dorsal profile of head in larger specimens.

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Tip of pectoral fin separated from pelvic-fin origin by four to six scales, and falling short of vertical through dorsal-fin origin. The Animal Diversity Web is an educational resource written largely by and for college students. Stripe more evident in specimens smaller than mm SL, the only color feature in very small specimens ca. Approximately twelve radii extending from center of scale to its anterior margin and around twenty-two radiisome anastomosed, extending from center of scale to its dorsal, posterior and ventral margins.


Received shipment yesterday and here is a quick cell phone shot of him after about 10 min in the tank.

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A lectotype for Hoplias intermedius and a neotype for H. Posterior nostril situated closer to anterior nostril than to anterior margin of orbit. Additional Information Encyclopedia of Life. Tip of pectoral fin separated from pelvic-fin origin by four to six scales.

May 8, Messages: The Mesozoic and Cenozoic paleodrainage of South America: MZUSP8, Explorations in Amazonian Natural History. International Code of Zoological Hop,ias. Tip of pectoral fin separated from pelvic-fin origin by five to nine scales. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences, 35 As discussed above, many specimens of species described by Spix and Agassiz were lost during World War II, as well as the holotype of Erythrinus microcephalus is also missing Terofal, ; Kottelat, Greatest body depth at vertical through third scale anterior to dorsal-fin origin in specimens smaller than 85 mm SL, closer to dorsal-fin origin in larger specimens.

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The absence of H. Hoplias intermedius differs from the others species of the H. Neotropical Ichthyology, 4 1: Tips of longest rays of depressed dorsal fin not extending beyond vertical through anal-fin origin. The members of this forum have come together to share our knowledge and experiences of fish keeping. Infraorbitals 3, 4, and ventral portion of 5 partially covering preopercle. Length of longest dorsal-fin rays slightly lacerrae than one-half of body depth.

Currently you are viewing lacerrae site as our guest which only gives you limited access to view most discussions, articles and photo galleries. All fins light brown and lighter than body, with dark spots on rays and interradial membrane forming pattern of irregular dark stripes.

Despite the evident differences between these two taxa see abovespecimens of H. Posterior portion of maxilla dorsally enlarged and hopliaw medial of anterior margins of second and third infraorbitals.

Numerous small black spots on dorsal surface of head of several specimens.