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Diapterus lineatus (Humboldt, 1821)

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Original description as Smaris lineatus:

  • von Humboldt, Alexander. 1821. "Recherches sur les poissons fluviatiles de l'Amérique Équinoxiale. In: Voyage de Humboldt et Bonpland, Deuxième partie". Observations de Zoologie et d'Anatomie comparée. Paris. 2:145-216 (ffm00196)

Conservation: Diapterus lineatus is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (LC) least concern (2010).