Potamarius nelsoni

Alexandre P. Marceniuk & Naércio A. Menezes, 2007, Systematics of the family Ariidae (Ostariophysi, Siluriformes), with a redefinition of the genera., Zootaxa 1416, pp. 1-126: 98-100

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Potamarius nelsoni
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Potamarius nelsoni  (Evermann & Goldsborough, 1902)

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Conorhynchos nelsoni  ZBK  Evermann & Goldsborough, 1902: 140, fig. 1. Type locality: rio Usumacinta, Montecristo , Yucatán, Mexico. Holotype: USNM 50001.  Paratypes: USNM 52963. 

Distribution: Usumacinta River basin.

Countries: Mexico and Guatemala.

Habitat: Freshwater.

Maximum size: 390 mm TL.

Material examined: AMNH 25684 (2 al, 217-233 mm TL), Guatemala, Peten, rio de la Passion, Altos de los Sacrificios .