Marbled Headstander (Abramites hypselonotus)

Also known as Abramites Headstander, High-backed Headstander

Description

Also known as Abramites Headstander, High-backed Headstander.

Found in both turbid waters if river channels and minor back waters and tributaries of the Amazon and Orinoco river Basins.
They feed on crustaceans, insects, plants matter and worms.
Length - 14cm
Depth - ?m
Widespread South America

Their scientific name means mouth on top because of its rabbit-shaped mouth and two front teeth! Ref: https://www.fishbase.de/summary/Abramites-hypselonotus.html

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