Parodon nasus Kner, 1859
Parodon nasus
photo by Sazima, I.

Family:  Parodontidae (Scrapetooths)
Max. size:  12.7 cm SL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  benthopelagic; freshwater; pH range: 6.19999980926514 - 7.19999980926514; dH range: 20
Distribution:  South America: La Plata River basin.
Diagnosis:   
Biology:  Reported to reach around 14 cm SL (Ref. 81048).
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. (124695)
Threat to humans:  harmless
Country info:   
 

Entered by: Casal, Christine Marie V. - 01.08.00
Modified by: Torres, Armi G. - 17.06.09

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