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Banded knifefish*
Gymnotus carapo*

Photo by: P. de Chabannes
Additional images here: www.biolib.cz

Number of Subspecies:07
Information Source for Taxanomy:Craig, J.-M.; Crampton, W.G.R.; Albert, J.S. (2017) Zootaxa Vol. 4318, No. 3, 401438
Body length:max. 76 cm
Weight:1,2 kg
IUCN status:LC (Least Concern)

Current Holdings
European Union
Non-EU and other EAZA countries
  Russia (1 Holding(s)):
  • Solnechnyy (Voronezhskiy Okeanarium) 
      Switzerland (1 Holding(s)):
  • Lausanne (AQUATIS Aquarium-Vivarium) 
    Number: 2