A piranha or piraña is a member of family Characidae in order Characiformes, an
omnivorous ... Piranhas are indigenous to the Amazon basin, in the Orinoco, in
rivers of the Guianas, in the Para...
really it is a piranha ... How many different species of fish live in the amazon river
? there are ... Carnivorous fish also fall under piscivores (fish eating animals).
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
The beauty of many fish species is highlighted in fish stores, aquariums, and in ...
parasitic catfish of the family Trichomycteridae found in the Amazon River region.
... 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, .....
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!
Jan 30, 2007 ... The vast freshwater ecosystem of the Amazon River is home to abundant ... a few
might describe the roaming packs of carnivorous piranhas, or the ..... I'm Brazilian
and I happened to live in the Amazon region in the 80's (my ...
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Jul 8, 2014 ... Piranhas do indeed have sharp teeth, and many are carnivorous. ... into the flood
plains of the Amazon and other South American rivers. .... relative, the pacu or
tambaqui fish (Colossoma macropomum), also lives on a mostly ...
But of the some 20 species of the fish in the Amazon, most are vegetarian, which
explains ... Carnivorous dolphins, tucuxi live in groups of up to nine, are highly ...
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