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nigricans, Prochilodus Spix [J. B. von] & Agassiz [L.] 1829:64, Pl. 39 [Selecta genera et species piscium quos in itinere per Brasiliam; ref. 13] Lago Janauacá, along the Rio Solimões, Amazon basin. Neotype: MZUSP 21575. As Pacu nigricans on plate. Neotype designated by Castro & Vari 2003:128 [ref. 28606]. •Valid as Prochilodus nigricans Spix & Agassiz 1829 -- (Ortega & Vari 1986:11 [ref. 9708], Castro 1993:61 [ref. 21063], Loubens & Panfili 1995:17 [ref. 22314], Castro & Vari in Reis et al. 2003:67 [ref. 27061] with author as Agassiz, Castro & Vari 2003:123 [ref. 28606], Barriga S. 2014:105 [ref. 35745], Sarmiento et al. 2014:84, 186 [ref. 35004], DoNascimiento et al. 2017:43 [ref. 35633]). Current status: Valid as Prochilodus nigricans Spix & Agassiz 1829. Prochilodontidae. Distribution: Amazon and Tocantins River basins: Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador and Peru. Habitat: freshwater.