Galeocharax gulo

The Galeocharax gulo lives in the benthopelagic, freshwater environment.

Galeocharax gulo, Fanged Characin Galeocharax gulo Thursday, February 1, 2007 To date we are still uncertain to the exact identity of this species. Is it a Galeocharax, Roeboides, Cyanopotamus or another predatory characin. More

The record of Galeocharax gulo in the rio São Francisco is considered a mistake. Key words: Freshwater fishes, South America, Brazil, rio Madeira, Taxonomy. More

Common names

Cacunda in Portuguese (Português)
Denton in Spanish (español)
Dientón in Spanish (español)

Order : Characiformes
Family : Characidae
Genus : Galeocharax
Species : Galeocharax gulo
Authority : Cope, 1870