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Eschmeyer's Catalog of Fishes
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denticulatus, Serrasalmus Cuvier [G.] 1819:371 [Mémoires du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris (N. S.) (Série A) Zoologie v. 5; ref. 1017] Locality unknown [Guyana]. whereabouts unknown. •Valid as Serrasalmus denticulatus Cuvier 1819 -- (Géry 1972:209 [ref. 1594], Planquette et al. 1996:374 [ref. 22818]). •Valid as Pygopristis denticulatus (Cuvier 1819) -- (Taphorn 1992:312 [ref. 23654], Machado-Allison 2002:43 [ref. 27640], Jégu in Reis et al. 2003:189 [ref. 27061] as denticulata, Sarmiento et al. 2014:187 [ref. 35004] as denticulata, DoNascimiento et al. 2017:37 [ref. 35633] as denticulata). Current status: Valid as Pygopristis denticulata (Cuvier 1819). Serrasalmidae. Distribution: Orinoco River basin, northern and eastern Guiana Shield rivers; tributaries of lower Amazon: Brazil, Colombia, Bolivia, French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname and Venezuela. Habitat: freshwater.