Leporinus frederici (Bloch, ) Leporinus friderici friderici (Bloch, ) Salmo friderici Bloch, BioLib link: Leporinus friderici · FishBase. Dorsal soft rays (total): 12; Anal soft rays: Scales in lateral line 35 + circumpeduncular 16; profile over orbits flat; teeth in the upper jaw 4 + 4, the cutting. Leporinus friderici (Bloch, ) (Characiformes, Anostomidae) is a freshwater fish commonly called “piava” or “piau-três-pintas” widely.

Author: Migore Goltizuru
Country: Cambodia
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Marketing
Published (Last): 9 March 2014
Pages: 439
PDF File Size: 12.62 Mb
ePub File Size: 12.96 Mb
ISBN: 925-1-51540-281-8
Downloads: 19878
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Nehn

Size-associated sexual dimorphism was observed in L. Two new species of Leporinus Agassiz, Characiformes: These events may dramatically alter the way the ecosystem behaves and are mirrored friderkci changes in the diversity of wildlife communities and their parasite populations. Urbanization as a major cause of biotic homogenization. Leporinus is a genus of fish in the family Anostomidae native to South America.

leporins The identification of the parasite taxa was performed using MoravecThatcherand Lepoeinus et al. Redescription of Leporinus altipinnisa senior synonym of L. Endemic species are replaced by cosmopolitan species with the result that entire ecosystems come to resemble each other RahelScott In the United States, more than obsolete dams have been removed and rivers reconnected over the last 40 years O’Connor et al. Nevertheless, the changes in populations subjected to the unpredictable conditions of the first years of reservoir formation have rarely been documented.

Leporinus friderici was not recorded in Itaipu before the reservoir was closed. Retrieved from ” https: Nematodes of freshwater fishes of the Neotropical region. The females grow slightly faster than the males; however this difference is clearly perceptible only after 4 years of age. Strategies and Tactics, Academic Press, London, p. Bauer and Stolyarov noted a decline in the complete extirpation of many fish parasites monogeneans, trematodes, nematodes, acanthocephalans, and crustaceans during the establishment of a reservoir.

The breeding season extended from September through April, although annual variation was seen in both reservoirs. Fragmentation and flow regulation of the world’s large river systems. The worldwide demand for water and power generation has dramatically increased the risks for freshwater ecosystems. Proc Natl Acad Sci Among these, Monogenea was the most diverse and prevalent taxonomic group from all the sampled areas.


Unsurprisingly given this enormous range the fish exhibit certain differences in morphology and, especially, colour pattern depending on locality. Biotic as well as abiotic factors are uncouplers of the reproductive process in the environments considered. This anthropogenic activity can be considered the more extensive alteration in riverine ecosystems Nilsson et al. Rev Bras Parasitol Vet Parasitism by Sphincterodiplostomum musculosum Digenea, Diplostomidae metacercariae in the eyes of Steindachnerina insculpta Characiformes, Curimatidae.

An analysis of similarity ANOSIM using the Jaccard index qualitative and the Bray-Curtis index quantitative was performed with 10, permutations to test the null hypothesis of no difference in the composition and abundance of the parasite community of L.

Rev Bras Zoocienc 6: Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 1: Reid for the translate the text into English. The habitats selected for spawning by L.

Leporinus friderici, Threespot leporinus : fisheries, aquaculture

Males are sexually mature at 1 yr, while females are mature at 2 years. On the other hand, the costs of fecundity influence directly or indirectly the availability of energy for future reproduction. Services on Demand Journal. It was concluded lepoginus reproductive strategies constitute ecological adaptations that are temporally and spatially altered and are fitted to resource availability and environmental pressure.

Common Name – Search Result

Based on an assumption that the TR host population see Le;orinus 1 is further away from the other rivers, a Mantel test with randomization runs was performed using PC-ORD 5. EdsParasitology of fishes. The requirements for spawning necessarily limit the spawning grounds of fish Santos et al.

Eight taxa were shared among the host populations, six Monogenea Dactylogyridae gen. Henry R EdRepresa de Jurumirim: Native range All suitable habitat.


The second suggestion cannot be totally discarded, since fish species have specific tactics for spawning and development of the young and information about these behaviors is sparse, not only for L.

For this purpose, more reservoirs have been built in recent years, fridsrici concern over biological conservation. Neotropical Ichthyology, 12 2: Information from such studies may also be useful in evaluating the evolutionary pattern and the ecological friderifi which make it possible for a species to survive in these environments.

Human uses

Ecological and evolutionary consequences of biotic homogenization. Ecology of the parasites of freshwater fishes. Reproduction takes place from November to Frideici, with a peak from December to March but mature individuals can be found year round.

All these are key factors which maintain parasite dynamics. Nevertheless, the same pattern could not be demonstrated in Itaipu, that is the variations in the physical condition of the species could not be attributed to changes in the breeding season, but coincided only with the spawning sites, possibly reflecting friderlci availability of food in the environment.

In Itaipu, following a feiderici reduction in size, an increase and stabilization in mean length at first gonadal maturation were observed in the last three years studied years 6, 7, and Anostomidae Distribution This species was described from Suriname but no specific locality was given. In Itaipu the maximum and minimum mean lengths at first maturation stabilized following year 6 ,eporinus closure, and continued through year Size-associated sexual dimorphism was observed, that is females dominated the longer length categories, and males the shorter.