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Lonchogenys ilisha

(Lonchogenys ilisha)

Description

Lonchogenys ilisha is a species of characin found in the Rio Negro in Brazil and Colombia. It is the only member of its genus.

Taxonomic tree:

Domain:
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum:
Class: Actinopterygii
Order:Characiformes
Family:Acestrorhynchidae
Genus:Lonchogenys
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