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Definition of the noun American Characins
What does American Characins mean as a name of something?
- American characins is the vernacular name of the Characidae, a family of Characiformes.
- American characins is the vernacular name of the Anostomidae, a family of Characiformes.
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The Encyclopedia of Animals (2004)
A Complete Visual Guide by Fred Cooke
The mostly South American characins include species as diverse and well known as the piranhas and the aquarium favorites, the tetras. There are well over 2,<HM ) catfish species, all readily recognized by tentacle-like barbels around the ...
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