Corynopoma riisei

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Corynopoma riisei
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Characiformes
Family: Characidae
Genus: Corynopoma
T. N. Gill, 1858
Species: C. riisei
Binomial name
Corynopoma riisei
T. N. Gill, 1858

Corynopoma riisei, the swordtail characin, is a species of characin found in Colombia, Trinidad and Tobago and Venezuela. It is also kept as an aquarium fish. This species is the only member of its genus.

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