Piaractus brachypomus (Pacu) is a species of bony fishes in the family Serrasalmidae. They are associated with freshwater habitat. They are native to The Neotropics. They are diurnal carnivores. Individuals can grow to 88.0 cm. They have sexual reproduction. They have parental care (female provides care). They rely on swimming to move around.
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