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  • Pseudopimelodus charus
  • Pseudopimelodus charus
  • Pseudopimelodus charus
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Scientific Name Pseudopimelodus charus  (Valenciennes, 1840)
Common Name
Type Locality Sabara River, Brazil.
Synonym(s) Pimelodus charus
Pronunciation sue doh pim EE low duss
Etymology Greek, pseudes = false + greek, pimele = fat + Greek, odous = teeth
False pimelodus. 
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Size 202mm or 8" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution South America: São Francisco River basin.
São Francisco (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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Breeding Unreported.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 15, pp159.
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Last Update 2019 Oct 09 04:53 (species record created: 2006 Jul 08 00:00)