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Akawaio penak
Image 1415-Akawaio-penak
Information
Range Mazaruni River, Guyana
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Gymnotiformes
Family Hypopomidae
Genus Akawaio
Species A. penak

Akawaio penak is a species of bluntnose knifefish native to the upper Mazaruni River, Guyana. This species is the only known member of its genus.

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