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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Characiformes
Family: Characidae
Genus: Astyanacinus
C. H. Eigenmann, 1907

Astyanacinus is a genus of characins from South America. The currently recognized species in this genus are: [1][2]


  1. ^ Froese, Rainer, and Daniel Pauly, eds. (2012). Species of Astyanacinus in FishBase. August 2012 version.
  2. ^ a b Torres-Mejia, M., Hernández, E. & Senechal, V. (2012): A New Species of Astyanacinus (Characiformes: Characidae) from the Río Magdalena System, Colombia. Copeia, 2012 (3): 501-506.