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Down arrow Summary of Brachyplatystoma
Etymology Greek, brachys, eia = short + Greek, platys = flat + Greek, stoma = mouth.
Size Smallest 581mm, largest 3600mm, average 1400mm, most commonly 600mm. All SL.
Species There are 7 "species" in the database
Keepers 7 species (100%) are being kept by registered keepers
New spp. / time
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Down arrow Most Kept Species
1. Brachyplatystoma tigrinum (34.68%)
2. Brachyplatystoma juruense (28.23%)
3. Brachyplatystoma filamentosum (12.9%)
4. Brachyplatystoma platynemum (9.68%)
5. Brachyplatystoma capapretum (5.65%)
6. Brachyplatystoma rousseauxii (4.84%)
7. Brachyplatystoma vaillantii (4.03%)
 
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Down arrow Distribution of selected Brachyplatystoma species
 

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