Cetopsis oliveirai

The Cetopsis oliveirai lives in the demersal, freshwater, depth range 2 - 40 m environment.

Identification: Cetopsis oliveirai can be readily distinguished from all other members of the Cetopsinae by its complete absence of eyes (versus the presence of those organs in all other species of the Cetopsinae) and the presence of extremely-elongate distal filaments on the More

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All examined specimens of Cetopsis oliveirai were captured using trawl-nets in the main channels of large rivers in the Amazon basin. More

Common names

Sokkovalasmonni in Finnish (suomen kieli)
亚马逊深鲸鲶 in Mandarin Chinese
亞馬遜深鯨鯰 in Mandarin Chinese

Order : Siluriformes
Family : Cetopsidae
Genus : Cetopsis
Species : Cetopsis oliveirai
Authority : Lundberg & Rapp Py-Daniel,1994