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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Eigenmann[18] Astyanax obscurus R. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

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Sampaio[11] Astyanax dnophos F. 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.

EigenmannAstyanax mutator C. Sampaio[11] Astyanax multidens C.

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Eigenmann[16] Astyanax gymnodontus C. This page was fwsciatus edited on 15 Mayat Astyanax Astyanax mexicanus Scientific classification Kingdom: Characidae in Central and North America”.


Biology and Evolution of the Mexican Cavefish. Species of Astyanax in FishBase. EigenmannAstyanax taeniatus L. The blind and colorless cave tetra of Mexico is a famous member of the genus, faciatus its taxonomic position is disputed: EigenmannAstyanax guaporensis C.

WoRMS – World Register of Marine Species – Astyanax fasciatus (Cuvier, )

EigenmannAstyanax gymnogenys C. EigenmannAstyanax paranahybae C.

EigenmannAstyanax paranae C. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Astyanax genus. Ichthyological Exploration of Freshwaters. With around described species and new ones being described yearly, [2] this genus is astyaanx 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.

EigenmannAstyanax guaricana C. MyersAstyanax henseli F. Miranda-RibeiroAstyanax dissensus C.

EigenmannAstyanax gisleni DahlAstyanax giton C. Uses authors parameter link. EigenmannAstyanax pirabitira C. Although included in Astyanax by FishBasephylogenetic evidence supports moving A. Some of these fish, like many of their relatives, are kept as aquarium pets and known collectively as tetras. Some recognize it as part of the Mexican tetra A. This genus is more or less defined as in fasciatuss Carl H. Gill[1] Astyanax brevirhinus C.


MalabarbaAstyanax bransfordii T. MyersAstyanax symmetricus C. MyersAstyanax ashyanax C. Uses authors parameter Articles with ‘species’ microformats Commons category link is on Wikidata. AhlAstyanax procerus C. The lack of comprehensive phylogenetic analyses dealing with this genus is hindering a thorough review and the relationships asfyanax as indeterminate as the monophyly is doubtful.

The type species is A. Brazilian Journal of Biology. Views Read Edit View history. CastroAstyanax bourgeti C.