The black caiman (Melanosuchus niger) is a large crocodilian and, along with the
American alligator, is one of the biggest extant members of the family
Alligatoridae and order Crocodilia. It is a ca...
The answer is piranha.
With more than 2,200 species the Amazon basin has a larger fish fauna than any
other river .... It is a carnivorous fish with a preference to eat other fish. ...
Nocturnal species which lives in the main bed of slow or fast zones, as well as in
Mar 19, 2014 ... There are lots of river plants, so lots of herbivore fish can live there. Because
there are lots of herbivores there can be lots of carnivore fish too!
Mar 20, 2015 ... These fish take that idyllic memory and turn it into a nightmare. ... the roiling mass
of carnivorous fish was spotted on a river in Brazil making quick ... In addition to
the well-known piranha, the Amazon hosts a wide variety of ...
A red-bellied piranha (Pygocentrus nattereri) from the Amazon River. .... seas,
where they live in shallow water among reefs and rocks and hide in crevices. ...
species of razor-toothed carnivorous fish of South American rivers and lakes, with
The amazing Amazon River animals make the Amazon an extraordinary place. ...
A few of these creatures are so frightening you'll be glad that they don't live
anywhere near you. ... One of the largest freshwater fish in the world—the
arapaima, pirarucu, ... This large, carnivorous reptile looks like a crocodile, but it
Amazon Rainforest Fish | The Amazon River & tributaries contain over 2000
species ... Electric eels are really knifefish that live in South American waters. ...
Arowanas are carnivorous and feed of manageable prey depending on the fish's
Nov 28, 2015 ... Find out about animals that live in the Amazon Rainforest: from ... The giant otter
is a carnivorous mammal in the weasel (Mustelidae) ... The giant otter hunts fish
and other animals (including small caimans) in the Amazon ...
Mar 30, 2015 ... Piranhas are freshwater fish, and live in the rivers and streams of South ...
Piranhas are known as 'opportunistic carnivores'. ... Piranhas are freshwater fish,
and are found primarily in South America in the Amazon Basin, the ...