Cyphocharax gillii (Eigenmann & Kennedy 1903),

Smith, Welber Senteio, Halcsik, Leticia, Biagioni, Renata Cassemiro, Pinheiro, Lúcio Antônio Stefani & Severino Stefani, Marta, 2021, An updated list of the ichthyofauna of Ipanema National Forest, São Paulo, Brazil, Check List 17 (3), pp. 827-840: 835-836

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Cyphocharax gillii (Eigenmann & Kennedy 1903)


Cyphocharax gillii (Eigenmann & Kennedy 1903)  Figure 2K

Material examined. BRAZIL – São Paulo • Iperó, Hedberg Dam ; 23°25.32′S, 047°35.41′W; 550 m alt.; 15.VI. 2015; W.S. Smith and L. Halcsik leg.; cast nets; LEEF 140731 (6 spec., 150.0−170.0 mm SL)GoogleMaps  .

Identification. Body moderately elongate; mouth terminal; premaxilla, dentary and maxilla without teeth. Pored lateral-line scales from supracleithrum to hypural joint 28–33; 2–4 series of pored scales extending beyond hypural joint onto caudal-fin base; color silvery, with a dark spot obvious on the midlateral surface of caudal

peduncle patch of dark pigmentation on midlateral surface of caudal peduncle rotund, not continued anteriorly as thin midlateral stripe (Vari 1992).