Feeding pattern of Salminus maxillosus (Pisces, Characidae) at Cachoeira das Emas, Mogi-Guaçu River (São Paulo State, Southeast Brazil).

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Diet of 364 specimens of the dourado (Salminus maxillosus) was studied monthly at Cachoeira das Emas from November/1996 to May/1998, considered the breeding ground of this and other migrant fishes of Mogi-Guaçu River. Only adults were found at this site, and diet consisted exclusively of fish, with predominance of Leporinus sp. Seasonal variation in feeding… (More)

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@article{Esteves2001FeedingPO, title={Feeding pattern of Salminus maxillosus (Pisces, Characidae) at Cachoeira das Emas, Mogi-Guaçu River (S{\~a}o Paulo State, Southeast Brazil).}, author={Katharina Eichbau Esteves and Arthur Lobo}, journal={Brazilian journal of biology = Revista brasleira de biologia}, year={2001}, volume={61 2}, pages={267-76} }