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Payara
also called "Dog Tooth Characin" per the Shedd Aquarium and has 3 more synonyms

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  1. Hydrolycus scomberoides, is a little known species of gamefish that lives in the Orinoco River in Venezuela

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    created by user picturefactobot on March 24, 2009
  2. Chicago, IL

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  3. 's most noticeable features are the two long fangs portruding from its lower jaw

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  4. These fangs can be 4 to 6 inches long, and have earned it the nickname "vampire fish"

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  5. Payaras eat most fish smaller than them, but the bulk of their diet is comprised of piranhas, which they impale with their sharp teeth

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