A beautiful new knifefish

Main report: Eigenmannia correntes
(One Species a Day)
Other Reporting: Southend Aquarist Blog, ETYFish Project
Scientific Paper: Zootaxa    (Plazi Treatment)
New Taxa: Eigenmannia correntes
Species named for: rio Correntes
Categories: Fish | New Species
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This mocha-hued Knifefish is described from rio Correntes, the main river at the rio Piquiri system, upper rio Paraguai basin, Brazil.

Image credit: Ricardo Campos-Da-Paz and Igor Raposo Queiroz2, Zootaxa.

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