PM-10223 Black Ghost-knife fish, electric fish found in shallow fast flowing waters in South America
Black Ghost-knife fish, electric fish found in shallow fast flowing waters in South America
Venezuela to Paraguay
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Old wife, Enoplosus armatus. Shoal. It's a species
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tropical freshwaters, South America
This species is a shoaling, aggressive carnivore, biting other fish. It also parasitises catfish gills and river dolphins, entering their various orifices. It is not the same as the Candiru catfish that is supposed to do that to humans.
parasite / aquarium fish
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