Bunocephalus aleuropsis Cope, 1870

Family:  Aspredinidae (Banjo catfishes), subfamily: Aspredininae
Max. size:  9.1 cm SL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  demersal; freshwater
Distribution:  South America: Amazon and Orinoco River basins.
Biology:  Found in shaded waters with sand, clay and bedrock areas below riffles. Stomach contents include insect and plant debris (Ref. 6868).
IUCN Red List Status: Least Concern (LC); Date assessed: 05 August 2020 Ref. (130435)
Threat to humans:  harmless

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