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Scientific Name Sciades herzbergii  (Bloch, 1794)
Common Name
Type Locality Suriname
Synonym(s) Arius herzbergii, Bagrus coelestinus, Bagrus mesops, Bagrus pemecus, Hexanematichthys herzbergii, Netuma dubia, Pimelodus argenteus, Selenaspis herzbergii, Silurus herzbergii
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Size 540mm or 21.3" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Caribbean and Atlantic draining rivers and estuaries from Colombia to Brazil: Brazil, Colombia, French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname and Venezuela.
Guyana Waters, Coastal Rivers of Guyanas (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Colombia Caribbean Rivers (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Southern Atlantic Draining Rivers, North East Brazil Coastal Rivers (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Venezuela Caribbean Waters (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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Other Parameters Brackish, marine.
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Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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References Naturgeschichte der Ausländischen Fische. v. 8.
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Last Update 2014 Jul 20 09:04 (species record created: 2011 Jan 30 17:21)