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Phractocephalus hemiliopterus (Bloch & Schneider 1801)

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Submitted by
Natasha Khardina
GPS
-0.6984280, -57.9775429
Geographical region
South America
Drainage Basin
Amazon
River catchment
Rio Trombetas
Water body type
Rio
Water body name
Mapuera
Water body part
Rapids
Water body course
Lower course
Water body: tributary of
Rio
Tributary name
Trombetas
Type locality
Conservation status/IUCN Red List
Not Evaluated (NE)

Water Chemistry

Water information

Water type
Water color
Water transparency
Concentration of sediments
Water temperature
°C
Water flow/curent

Chemical parameters

pH
Conductivity
GH
KH
Dissolved Oxygen

Biology

Standard length
cm
Water volume (min. aquarium)
l
Social behaviour
Behaviour description
Aggression grade
Peacefull
Activity
Day active
Sexual dimorphism
Nutrition in Nature

Reproduction

Breeding tank set-up
Nutrition parents
Mating type
Spawning behaviour
Breeding habits
Hatching period
Number of eggs in average
Parental care
Fry number
Nutrition fry
Notes on reproduction