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Prochilodus magdalenae

(Prochilodus magdalenae)

Description

Prochilodus magdalenae is a tropical freshwater fish from Colombia. It is found in the Atrato, Sinú, Cauca and Magdalena Rivers. It has been measured to reach 30 cm (12 in), and reported to reach up to 50 cm (20 in). They have a growing role in fisheries.

Taxonomic tree:

Domain:
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum:
Class: Actinopterygii
Order:Characiformes
Family:Prochilodontidae
Genus:Prochilodus
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