Characidium vidali Travassos, 1967

de Brito, Victor & Buckup, Paulo Andreas, 2019, The fish fauna of the upper Piraí drainage, a transposed mountain river system in southeastern, Brazil, Check List 15 (1), pp. 235-247 : 237

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Characidium vidali Travassos, 1967


Characidium vidali Travassos, 1967

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Geographic distribution: Coastal rivers between Guanabara bay and Paraíba do Sul river basins.

Diagnosis: Characidium vidali can be distinguished from C. lauroi by the presence of vertical polyhedric dark marks along the medium and inferior portion of the body and by having pigmentation bars on caudal fin ( Buckup et al. 2014).