Red-bellied piranha, Pygocentrus nattereri



Red-bellied piranha.  The piranhas teeth are so sharp that Amazonian Indians use them as knives.  Each tooth has sawlike edges that allow the fish to slice through prey.  The teeth are continually replaced throughout the piranhas life.  Piranhas are illegal to import, sell or own in California., Pygocentrus nattereri, natural history stock photograph, photo id 13956Add To Light Table
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Red-bellied piranha. The piranhas teeth are so sharp that Amazonian Indians use them as knives. Each tooth has sawlike edges that allow the fish to slice through prey. The teeth are continually replaced throughout the piranhas life. Piranhas are illegal to import, sell or own in California.

Stock Photo: 13956
Species: Red piranha, Pygocentrus nattereri
Format: Digital 3:2
Other Names: red-bellied piranha
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