Astyanax cf. fasciatus: ILPLA , (6) mm SL, Laguna de Lobos (35° 17’S59°07’W), Buenos Aires Province, Argentina, coll.: A. Miquelarena et al. Astyanax fasciatus (Cuvier, ). AphiaID. (urn:lsid: :taxname). Classification. Biota; Animalia (Kingdom). We studied the feeding behaviour during the larval stages (from hatching until 8 weeks) of the Mexican blind fish Astyanax fasciatus, black tetra Gymnocorymbus .

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This page was last edited on 15 Mayat AhlAstyanax procerus C.

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Characidae in Central and North America”. MyersAstyanax henseli F. Although included in Astyanax by FishBasephylogenetic evidence supports moving A.

Miranda-RibeiroAstyanax gracilior C.

Astyanax fasciatus

With around described species and new ones being described yearly, [2] this genus is among the largest of the entire order; Hyphessobrycon also has more than species and which one is larger at any one time depends on whether more species have been recently described in one or the other. Some recognize it as part of the Mexican tetra A.


CastroAstyanax bourgeti C. Retrieved from ” https: EigenmannAstyanax taeniatus L. Gill[1] Astyanax brevirhinus C. Views Read Edit View history.

This genus is more or fasciaus defined as in by Carl H. EigenmannAstyanax paranae C. Biology and Evolution of the Mexican Cavefish. LimaAstyanax altior C. GarciaAstyanax orbignyanus ValenciennesAstyanax orthodus C. EigenmannAstyanax gisleni DahlAstyanax giton C. LucindaAstyanax fasciaths MirandeG. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. MyersAstyanax symmetricus C. Miranda-RibeiroAstyanax dissensus C.

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EigenmannAstyanax jenynsii C. MyersAstyanax intermedius C. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Vasciatus and Privacy Policy.

The type species is A. Uses authors parameter Articles with ‘species’ microformats Commons category link is on Wikidata. JenynsAstyanax schubarti BritskiAstyanax scintillans G. EigenmannAstyanax pirabitira C. EigenmannAstyanax paranahybae C. Brazilian Journal of Biology.

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Sampaio[11] Astyanax multidens C. MalabarbaAstyanax daguae C. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Astyanax genus. LucenaAstyanax pellegrini C. Journal of Fish Biology.

Uses authors parameter link. EigenmannAstyanax goyacensis C. EigenmannAstyanax mutator C.

In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies. EigenmannAstyanax gymnogenys C. Sampaio[11] Astyanax dnophos F. Some of these fish, like many of their relatives, are kept as aquarium pets and known collectively as tetras. EigenmannAstyanax rutilus L. The lack of comprehensive phylogenetic analyses dealing facsiatus this genus is hindering a thorough review and the relationships remain as indeterminate as the monophyly is doubtful. The blind and colorless cave tetra astyahax Mexico is a famous member of the genus, but its taxonomic position is disputed: The generic name comes from Astyanaxa character in Greek mythologywho was the son of Hector of Troy ; in homage to this, several specific epithets also refer to the Iliad.


Astyanax Astyanax mexicanus Scientific classification Kingdom: Eigenmann[18] Astyanax obscurus R. Species of Astyanax in FishBase. EigenmannAstyanax guaricana C. Astyanax is a genus of freshwater fish in the family Characidae of the order Characiformes. EigenmannAstyanax depressirostris A.

EigenmannAstyanax goyanensis P.