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Thayeria boehlkei (Blackline penguinfish; Boehlke's penguin fish; Hockey stick; Penguin; Penguin Fish; Penguinfish)

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Wikipedia Abstract

Thayeria boehlkei is a species of characin fish endemic to the Amazon river basin and Araguaia river, in Peru and Brazil respectively. The species is popular with aquarium hobbyists where it is traded under a variety of common names including blackline penguinfish, blackline thayeria, hockey-stick tetra, penguin fish and penguin tetra.
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Predators

Thalassarche chrysostoma (Grey-headed Albatross)[1]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

Distribution

Amazon; America, South - Inland waters; Araguaia; Brazil; Neotropical; Peru; South America: upper Amazon River basin in Peru and Araguaia River in Brazil.;

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Attributes / relations provided by
1Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
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