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Taxidermy Red-bellied Piranha on Stand (Pygocentrus nattereri)

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Pygocentrus nattereri or Red-bellied piranha on a hand fabricated steel stand.

Pygocentrus nattereri or also known as the Red-bellied piranha is a species of piranha from South America that can be found in the Amazon, Paraguay, Parana and Essequibo. These fish are omnivorous foragers and feed in insects, worms, crustaceans and fish. These Fish usually travel in shoals as a predatory defence, however rarely exhibit group hunting behaviour. Red-bellied Piranha has developed a reputation for being a ferocious predator, although this is not actually the case. These fish are popular aquarium fish.

You will receive a very close example of the specimen shown.

Latin Name:  Pygocentrus nattereri

Distribution: These fish can be found throughout the South American continent and is found in the Neotropical rivers of Argentina, Brazil, Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, and Venezuela

Fossil Size: 7 x 3.9 Inches

Stand Height: 6 Inches

Please Be Aware: The specimen that you will receive may differ in size, shape or colour very slightly since you are purchasing a natural product.

Where do we source our insect specimens? All of our specimens are purchased from conservation farming projects. Please visit our ethics pages in the menu for details on the type of projects we work with.

This would be a beautiful addition to your home or office.

Approx Length (cm): 20
Specimen Type: Fish
Specimen Colour: Orange,Grey
Distribution: South America

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