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Moenkhausia sanctaefilomenae (Yellowhead characin; Yellow-banded moenkhausia; Red-eye tetra; Redeye tetra; Red eye tetra)

Synonyms: Moenkhausia sanctae-filomenae; Tetragonopterus sanctae filomenae; Tetragonopterus sanctaefilomenae
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Wikipedia Abstract

The red eye tetra (Moenkhausia sanctaefilomenae), also known as the yellow-banded moenkhausia, the yellow back moenkhausia and the yellowhead tetra is a species of tetra. It is a freshwater fish, can grow up to 7 centimetres (2.8 in), and can live for approximately 5 years.
View Wikipedia Record: Moenkhausia sanctaefilomenae

Ecoregions

Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
Use
Mamore - Madre de Dios Piedmont Bolivia, Brazil, Peru Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Upland Rivers    

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Defensores del Chaco National Park II 1792493 Paraguay  

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

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Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Biodome de Montreal
Caldwell Zoo
John G. Shedd Aquarium
Nashville Zoo at Grassmere
Permskii Zoologicheskii Sad
Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium
San Antonio Zoological Gardens & Aquar
St. Paul's Como Zoo

Distribution

America, South - Inland waters; Argentina; Brazil; Neotropical; Paraguay; Paraná; South America: Brazil (in Paranaíba River basin), Paraguay and Argentina (Ref. 9086).; South America: Paranaíba, São Francisco, upper Parana, Paraguay amd Uruguay River basins.;

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Citations

Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER
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Abstract provided by DBpedia licensed under a Creative Commons License
Weather provided by NOAA METAR Data Access