Osteoglossum bicirrhosum in Brazil
Point map (Osteoglossum bicirrhosum) | Occurrence records | Field guide | Gazetteer | Country Species Summary
Main Ref.
Also Ref.
Occurrence native
Importance minor commercial Ref. Ferreira, E.J.G., J. Zuanon and G.M. dos Santos, 1996
Aquaculture Ref.
Regulations Ref.
Freshwater Yes
Brackish No
Saltwater No
Live export ornamental
Bait No
Gamefish No
Abundance Ref.

Present in the Oyapock River which forms the border between Brazil and French Guiana (Ref. 12225). Exported for the aquarium trade, especialy from the Rio Negro area (Ref. 27548) which is an illegal activity in Brazil (Ref. 102836).

States/Provinces Amazonas (native), Mato Grosso (native), Pará (native), Rondônia (native), Roraima (native)
States/Provinces Complete? No
National Checklist
Country information https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/resources/the-world-factbook/geos/br.html
(e.g. 9948)
( e.g. cephalopods )
Entered by Froese, Rainer
Modified by Trindade Santos, Isaac
Checked by Froese, Rainer
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