Threatened fishes of the world: Henochilus wheatlandii Garman, 1890 (Characidae)

Vieira, F�bio; Bernardo Mascarenhas Alves, Carlos
December 2001
Environmental Biology of Fishes;Dec2001, Vol. 62 Issue 4, p414
Academic Journal
The article presents information on a fish species Henochilus wheatlandii that is one of the endangered species of the world. Its common name is Andir�. The fish has been listed in the Brazilian Endangered Fish Species Preliminary List as "indeterminate." The entire distribution of the species is restricted to higher Santo Antonio river basin, where there are eight small hydropower plants under study.


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