Characiform fishes collected by H. Bleher on the road São Paulo-Corumba-Araguaia, December 2005

Jacques Géry

aqua, International Journal of Ichthyology, pp. 39-59, Volume 19, Issue 1 – 21 January 2013

43 species, 28 preserved in alcohol (including 19 spp. photographed) and 15 species not preserved (some still in aquarium), all photographed. From the upper basins of the rios Tieté, Paraná, Paraguay, Tapajós, Xingú and Tocantins (the last three in the Serra do Roncador).

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