Animalia > Chordata > Actinopterygii > Characiformes > Anostomidae > Anostomus > Anostomus anostomus

Anostomus anostomus (Striped headstander; Striped anostomus; Striped anastomus)

Synonyms: Anostomus salmoneus; Mormyrynchus gronoveii; Salmo anostomus
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Wikipedia Abstract

Anostomus anostomus, also known as the striped headstander, striped anostomus, and striped anastomus, is a species of fish.
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Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
Guianas Brazil, French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Upland Rivers    
Orinoco Guiana Shield Venezuela Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Upland Rivers    

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Manú National Park II 4213523 Cusco, Peru  

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Acquario di Genova
Biodome de Montreal
Ecodrome CV
Florida Aquarium
John G. Shedd Aquarium
Mesker Park Zoo
Nashville Zoo at Grassmere
Newport Aquarium
Ouwehand Zoo
Parc Merveilleux
Rodbaston College
Rostock Zoologischer Garten
St. Paul's Como Zoo
Thuringer Zoopark Erfurt
Tropical World


Amazon; America, South - Inland waters; Brazil; Guyana; Neotropical; Orinoco; Peru; South America: Amazon and Orinoco River basins (Ref. 36801). Reported from Suriname (Ref. 59052).; Suriname;



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