Astyanax taeniatus was reported from 3 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 1 of them (endemic, native, introduced);
Table 2: possible in 0 of them (stray, questionable);
Table 3: absent from 2 of them (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error).
Table 4: all reports listed together.

Distribution: South America: Macaé, São João, and Paraíba do Sul river basins in Rio de Janeiro State, and Benevente river basin in Espírito Santo State, Brazil. Specimens from Espírito Santo State are tentatively identified as A. taeniatus. Additional specimens are needed to further assess if the population from Epírito Santo State represents a distinct species.
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Table 1: Present in 1 country/island (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
South America Brazil BRA native 119398

Table 3: Absent from 2 country/island (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
South America Argentina ARG misidentification 119439
South America Uruguay URY misidentification 119439

Table 4: Reported from 3 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
South America Argentina ARG misidentification 119439
South America Brazil BRA native 119398
South America Uruguay URY misidentification 119439
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