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Table 7 Reproduction period of ornamental fish according to artisanal fishers (“piabeiros”)

From: Ichthyological ethnoknowledge of the “piabeiros” from the Amazon region, Brazil

Species Reproductive seasons No answer
Rising Full Ebb Low
% n % N % n % n
Acará disco 5.11 12 2.38 1 10.45 7 17.39 4 10
Acará azulão      1.49 1    
Acará baru      1.49 1    
Acará peixeiro      1.49 1    
Anostomo trifaciato          2
Apistograma 2.55 6 4.76 2 2.99 2    15
Araia aireba          6
Araia cururu 0.43 1    2.99 2    20
Araia motoro      2.99 2 4.35 1 21
Araira orbignyi          1
Araia schroederi          1
Araia 3.40 8 2.38 1 19.40 13 39.13 9  
Aruanã 0.43 1        1
Bodó cor de mapa          1
Bodó cutia 0.85 2        2
Bodó espinho 0.43 1    1.49 1    3
Bodó jauari      1.49 1    5
Bodó luminol          2
Bodó onça 2.13 5    4.48 3    8
Bodó panda          1
Bodó pedra          1
Bodó percote          7
Bodó seda 3.83 9 4.76 2 11.94 8    22
Bodó      2.99 2 26.09 6 1
Bodó tui          1
Bodó zebra 0.43 1        2
Borboleta 9.79 23 7.14 3 4.48 3 4.35 1 28
Borboleta branca          1
Borboleta rajada          1
Cardinal 23.83 56 35.71 15 4.48 3 4.35 1 4
Coridora 0.43 1    2.99 2    2
Farowela 0.43 1        
Itui cavalo          1
Lápis 6.38 15 7.14 3 4.48 3    21
Marginata 2.98 7 2.38 1 1.49 1    7
Neon 6.38 15 4.76 2 2.99 2    4
Peixe agulha          2
Rodostomo 10.21 24 14.29 6 4.48 3 4.35 1 19
Rosacéu 11.91 28 7.14 3 4.48 3    15
Uricaia 0.43 1        
Xadrez 7.66 18 7.14 3 4.48 3    19
Total 100 235 100 42 100 67 100 23 257