SELECT DISTINCT SPECIES.Genus AS ResultField1, SPECIES.Species AS ResultField2, SPECIES.Author AS ResultField3, SPECIES.FBname AS ResultField4, SPECIES.FamCode AS ResultField5, SPECIES.SpecCode AS ID_Field, SPECIES.Length AS ResultField6, SPECIES.LTypeMaxM AS ResultField7, SPECIES.LengthFemale AS ResultField20, SPECIES.LTypeMaxF AS ResultField21, synonyms.year, FAMILIES.CommonName, FAMILIES.Family FROM (SPECIES LEFT JOIN synonyms ON SPECIES.SpecCode = synonyms.SpecCode) INNER JOIN FAMILIES ON SPECIES.FamCode = FAMILIES.FamCode WHERE (FAMILIES.FamCode =SPECIES.FamCode) AND (synonyms.valid <> 0) And ((FAMILIES.FamCode)=593) ORDER BY species.genus, species.species Fish Identification
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Family: Acestrorhynchidae Smallscale pike characins



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South America
Max. Length 22 cm SL

 
Acestrorhynchus abbreviatus
[]

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv

South America
Max. Length 23.3 cm SL
Acestrorhynchus altus Menezes, 1969

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Acestrorhynchus altus
[]

Photo by Severi, W.

South America
Max. Length 16.5 cm SL
Acestrorhynchus britskii Menezes, 1969

Photo by Severi, W.
 
Acestrorhynchus britskii
[]

Photo by Holm, E.

South America
Max. Length 30 cm TL
Acestrorhynchus falcatus (Bloch, 1794)

Photo by Holm, E.
 
Acestrorhynchus falcatus
[]

Photo by IBAMA

South America
Max. Length 45 cm SL
Acestrorhynchus falcirostris (Cuvier, 1819)

Photo by IBAMA
 
Acestrorhynchus falcirostris
[]
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South America
Max. Length 10.8 cm SL

 
Acestrorhynchus grandoculis
[]
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South America
Max. Length 40.8 cm SL

 
Acestrorhynchus heterolepis
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 10.1 cm SL

 
Acestrorhynchus isalineae
[]

Photo by Sazima, I.

South America
Max. Length 27 cm SL
Acestrorhynchus lacustris (Lütken, 1875)

Photo by Sazima, I.
 
Acestrorhynchus lacustris
[]
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South America
Max. Length 7.9 cm SL

 
Acestrorhynchus maculipinna
[]

Photo by Holm, E.

South America
Max. Length 37 cm TL
Acestrorhynchus microlepis (Jardine, 1841)

Photo by Holm, E.
 
Acestrorhynchus microlepis
[Pike characin]

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv

South America
Max. Length 6.3 cm SL
Acestrorhynchus minimus Menezes, 1969

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Acestrorhynchus minimus
[]

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv

South America
Max. Length 6.9 cm SL
Acestrorhynchus nasutus Eigenmann, 1912

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Acestrorhynchus nasutus
[]

Photo by Sazima, I.

South America
Max. Length 35.2 cm TL
Acestrorhynchus pantaneiro Menezes, 1992

Photo by Sazima, I.
 
Acestrorhynchus pantaneiro
[]

Photo by Alvarez, F. / CIUA

South America
Max. Length 14.3 cm SL
Gilbertolus alatus (Steindachner, 1878)

Photo by Alvarez, F. / CIUA
 
Gilbertolus alatus
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 11.9 cm SL

 
Gilbertolus atratoensis
[]

Photo by Galvis, G./Mojica, J.I./Camargo, M.

South America
Max. Length 13.0 cm SL
Gilbertolus maracaiboensis Schultz, 1943

Photo by Galvis, G./Mojica, J.I./Camargo, M.
 
Gilbertolus maracaiboensis
[]

Photo by Hoffmann, P. and M. Hoffmann

South America
Max. Length 5 cm SL
Gnathocharax steindachneri Fowler, 1913

Photo by Hoffmann, P. and M. Hoffmann
 
Gnathocharax steindachneri
[]

Photo by Hoffmann, P. and M. Hoffmann

South America
Max. Length 3.4 cm SL
Heterocharax leptogrammus Toledo-Piza, 2000

Photo by Hoffmann, P. and M. Hoffmann
 
Heterocharax leptogrammus
[]

Photo by Hoffmann, P. and M. Hoffmann

South America
Max. Length 4.8 cm SL
Heterocharax macrolepis Eigenmann, 1912

Photo by Hoffmann, P. and M. Hoffmann
 
Heterocharax macrolepis
[]

Photo by Hoffmann, P. and M. Hoffmann

South America
Max. Length 4.1 cm SL
Heterocharax virgulatus Toledo-Piza, 2000

Photo by Hoffmann, P. and M. Hoffmann
 
Heterocharax virgulatus
[]

Photo by Hoffmann, P. and M. Hoffmann

South America
Max. Length 3 cm SL
Hoplocharax goethei Géry, 1966

Photo by Hoffmann, P. and M. Hoffmann
 
Hoplocharax goethei
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 6 cm SL

 
Lonchogenys ilisha
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 14.2 cm SL

 
Roestes itupiranga
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 21.6 cm SL

 
Roestes molossus
[]
No picture found
South America
Max. Length 18.7 cm SL

 
Roestes ogilviei
[]



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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Acestrorhynchus abbreviatus South America 22 SL 1878
Acestrorhynchus altus South America 23.3 SL 1969
Acestrorhynchus britskii South America 16.5 SL 1969
Acestrorhynchus falcatus South America 30 TL 1794
Acestrorhynchus falcirostris South America 45 SL 1819
Acestrorhynchus grandoculis South America 10.8 SL 1983
Acestrorhynchus heterolepis South America 40.8 SL 1878
Acestrorhynchus isalineae South America 10.1 SL 1983
Acestrorhynchus lacustris South America 27 SL 1875
Acestrorhynchus maculipinna South America 7.9 SL 1983
Acestrorhynchus microlepis Pike characin South America 37 TL 1841
Acestrorhynchus minimus South America 6.3 SL 1969
Acestrorhynchus nasutus South America 6.9 SL 1912
Acestrorhynchus pantaneiro South America 35.2 TL 1992
Gilbertolus alatus South America 14.3 SL 1878
Gilbertolus atratoensis South America 11.9 SL 1943
Gilbertolus maracaiboensis South America 13.0 SL 1943
Gnathocharax steindachneri South America 5 SL 1913
Heterocharax leptogrammus South America 3.4 SL 2000
Heterocharax macrolepis South America 4.8 SL 1912
Heterocharax virgulatus South America 4.1 SL 2000
Hoplocharax goethei South America 3 SL 1966
Lonchogenys ilisha South America 6 SL 1927
Roestes itupiranga South America 14.2 SL 1998
Roestes molossus South America 21.6 SL 1858
Roestes ogilviei South America 18.7 SL 1914



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