Species in Marañón
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Species Name Family Habitat Length (cm) Trophic Level Status
Acestrorhynchus microlepis Pike characin Acestrorhynchidae benthopelagic 4.3 native
Anchoviella alleni Allen's anchovy Engraulidae pelagic 3.2 native
Andeancistrus platycephalus Loricariidae demersal 2.4 native
Apistoloricaria ommation Loricariidae demersal 2.5 native
Arapaima gigas Arapaima Arapaimidae demersal 3.5 native
Astroblepus festae Astroblepidae demersal 3.3 native
Astroblepus labialis Astroblepidae demersal 3.2 native
Astroblepus praeliorum Astroblepidae demersal 3.2 native
Astroblepus supramollis Astroblepidae demersal 3.2 native
Biotodoma cupido Greenstreaked eartheater Cichlidae benthopelagic 3.3 native
Boulengerella maculata Spotted pike-characin Ctenoluciidae pelagic 4.2 native
Brachyhypopomus regani Hypopomidae benthopelagic 3.1 native
Brachyhypopomus verdii Hypopomidae benthopelagic 3.1 native
Brachyplatystoma juruense Zebra catfish Pimelodidae demersal 4.5 native
Brycon stolzmanni Bryconidae benthopelagic 2.7 native
Calophysus macropterus Zamurito Pimelodidae demersal 3.2 native
Chaetostoma branickii Loricariidae demersal 2.0 native
Chaetostoma breve Loricariidae demersal 2.0 endemic
Chaetostoma marmorescens Loricariidae demersal 2.0 native
Chaetostoma mollinasum Loricariidae demersal 2.3 native
Chaetostoma spondylus Loricariidae demersal 2.0 native
Chasmocranus quadrizonatus Heptapteridae demersal 3.3 native
Corydoras splendens Emerald catfish Callichthyidae demersal 3.3 native
Creagrutus holmi Characidae benthopelagic 2.2 native
Creagrutus kunturus Characidae benthopelagic 2.2 native
Crenicara punctulatum Checkerboard cichlid Cichlidae benthopelagic 3.3 native
Cyphocharax derhami Curimatidae benthopelagic 2.1 native
Ernstichthys megistus Aspredinidae demersal 3.1 native
Etsaputu relictum Loricariidae demersal 2.3 native
Gelanoglanis travieso Auchenipteridae demersal 3.1 native
Hemibrycon jelskii Characidae benthopelagic 3.0 native
Hemibrycon polyodon Characidae benthopelagic 3.0 native
Hemiodus amazonum Hemiodontidae benthopelagic 2.7 native
Hemisorubim platyrhynchos Porthole shovelnose catfish Pimelodidae demersal 4.5 native
Heros efasciatus Cichlidae benthopelagic 2.7 native
Hypostomus ericius Loricariidae demersal 2.2 native
Hypostomus hemicochliodon Loricariidae demersal 2.0 native
Imparfinis parvus Heptapteridae benthopelagic 3.1 native
Laemolyta macra Anostomidae benthopelagic 2.6 native
Lasiancistrus heteracanthus Loricariidae demersal 2.0 native
Lebiasina bimaculata Twospot lebiasina Lebiasinidae benthopelagic 3.7 native
Leptodoras acipenserinus Doradidae demersal 2.8 native
Lipopterichthys carrioni Loricariidae demersal 2.3 native
Moenkhausia dichroura Bandtail tetra Characidae benthopelagic 3.5 native
Nemadoras cristinae Doradidae demersal 2.8 native
Osteoglossum bicirrhosum Arawana Osteoglossidae benthopelagic 3.4 native
Panaqolus albomaculatus Loricariidae benthopelagic 2.1 native
Panaqolus dentex Loricariidae benthopelagic 2.3 native
Panaqolus gnomus Dwarf panaque Loricariidae benthopelagic 2.3 native
Panaqolus nocturnus Dusky panaque Loricariidae benthopelagic 2.0 native
Peckoltia pankimpuju Loricariidae demersal 2.3 native
Phractocephalus hemioliopterus Redtail catfish Pimelodidae demersal 4.2 native
Pimelodella montana Heptapteridae demersal 3.5 endemic
Pinirampus pirinampu Flatwhiskered catfish Pimelodidae demersal 4.5 native
Platydoras costatus Raphael catfish Doradidae demersal 3.0 native
Platydoras hancockii Blue-eye catfish Doradidae demersal 2.0 native
Platystomatichthys sturio Pimelodidae demersal 4.0 native
Potamotrygon falkneri Largespot river stingray Potamotrygonidae benthopelagic 3.2 native
Potamotrygon motoro South American freshwater stingray Potamotrygonidae benthopelagic 3.2 native
Pseudorinelepis genibarbis Loricariidae benthopelagic 2.0 native
Pterygoplichthys punctatus Corroncho Loricariidae demersal 2.0 native
Pterygoplichthys scrophus Loricariidae demersal 2.1 native
Pterygoplichthys weberi Loricariidae demersal 2.2 native
Rhynchodoras woodsi Doradidae demersal 2.8 native
Satanoperca jurupari Demon eartheater Cichlidae benthopelagic 3.1 native
Sorubim lima Duckbill catfish Pimelodidae demersal 4.1 native
Sorubim maniradii Pimelodidae demersal 3.9 native
Sorubimichthys planiceps Firewood catfish Pimelodidae demersal 4.5 native
Spatuloricaria puganensis Loricariidae demersal 2.0 native
Trachelyopterus galeatus Auchenipteridae demersal 3.1 native
Tympanopleura brevis Auchenipteridae pelagic 3.4 native
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