Potamobatrachus trispinosus Collette, 1995
Potamobatrachus trispinosus
photo by Carvalho Filho, A.

 Family:  Batrachoididae (Toadfishes), subfamily: Batrachoidinae
 Max. size:  5 cm SL (male/unsexed)
 Environment:  demersal; depth range 0 - 2 m
 Distribution:  South America: Araguaia and Tocantins tributaries of the Amazon.
 Diagnosis:  Dorsal spines (total): 3-3; Dorsal soft rays (total): 18-19; Anal spines: 0-0; Anal soft rays: 15-16; Vertebrae: 26-28. Body with four brown dorsal saddles (Ref. 26631).
 Biology:  Found in rivers (Ref. 26631).
 IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated  (Ref. 96402)
 Threat to humans:  harmless
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 Entered by: Garilao, Cristina V. - 29.07.99
 Modified by: Reyes, Rodolfo B. - 15.07.13

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