Chalceus fish, 19th century artwork

Chalceus fish, 19th century artwork

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Caption: Pink-tailed chalceus, 19th century artwork. Chalceus are pike-like freshwater fish found in South America. The taxonomic name at the time is given at bottom: Chalceus macrolepidotus. Artwork from Fishes of Guiana (1841), a book published by the British explorer Robert H. Schomburgk (1804-1865).

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