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Scleromystax barbatus a neotropical freshwater fish

Male specimen of Scleromystax barbatus from the Tinguá Biological Reserve, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. It is possible to observe the sexual dimorphism of the species, with the dorsal and pectoral fins quite elongated and odontodes plates on the side of the snout.

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Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Member since 2018
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© Ricardo Dias.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2017
Total Views: 23
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2018, 11:12 a.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D7100
Focal Length: 105mm
Shutter Speed: 1/200
Aperture: f8
ISO: ISO200
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