Gymnotus ucamara Crampton, Lovejoy & Albert, 2003
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 Family:  Gymnotidae (Naked-back knifefishes)
 Max. size:  19 cm TL (male/unsexed)
 Environment:  benthopelagic
 Distribution:  South America: known only from the lowland Rio Ucayali basin in Peru.
 Diagnosis:  Dorsal spines (total): 0-0; Dorsal soft rays (total): 0-0; Anal soft rays: 220-245. Color pattern with 18-24 dark brown bands separated by narrow pale interbands which are less than one-third the width of the dark bands (Ref. 49730).
 Biology:  Collected from static, vegetation-choked shallow water (Ref. 49730). Feeds on aquatic invertebrates (Ref. 49730).
 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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