Gymnotus panamensis Albert & Crampton, 2003
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 Family:  Gymnotidae (Naked-back knifefishes)
 Max. size:  23.6 cm TL (male/unsexed)
 Environment:  benthopelagic
 Distribution:  Central America: known only from the type locality, Río Cricamola on the Atlantic slope of western Panama.
 Diagnosis:  Dorsal spines (total): 0-0; Dorsal soft rays (total): 0-0; Anal soft rays: 270-270. Color pattern composed of dark pigment bands on the anterior 2/3 of body which are mottled and blotched with numerous, small (1-2 scales wide), irregularly-formed cream-colored patches, such that the pattern of alternating pale and dark bands is highly obscured (Ref. 49716).
 Biology: 
 IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated  (Ref. 96402)
 Threat to humans:  harmless
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 Entered by: Garilao, Cristina V. - 18.11.03

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