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Present-day species of piranha result from a marine incursion into the Amazon Basin

Piranhas inhabit exclusively the fresh waters of South America. Their geographical distribution extends from the Orinoco River basin (Venezuela) to the North, down to that of the Paran (Argentina) to the South. Over this whole area, which also embraces the entire Amazon Basin, biologists have reco...
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Piranha - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

A piranha or piraña is a member of a family of omnivorous freshwater fish which live in South American rivers. In Venezuelan rivers, they are called caribes. They are known for their sharp teeth and a voracious appetite for...

Piranha (1978 film) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Piranha is a 1978 comedy horror film about a swarm of killer piranhas. It was directed by Joe Dante and starred Bradford Dillman, Heather Menzies, Kevin McCarthy, Keenan Wynn and Dick Miller. Produced by Roger Corman, Piranha...

Piranha (1978)

Directed by Joe Dante. With Bradford Dillman, Heather Menzies, Kevin McCarthy. ... And Piranha brings with it an appropriate ... The piranha's themselves? ...

Piranha 3-D

Directed by Alexandre Aja. With Jerry O'Connell, Elisabeth Shue, Eli Roth. A tremor under the surface of Lake Victoria unleashes scores of prehistoric piranhas, an ...

piranha: Definition from Answers.com

piranha also piraña n. Any of several tropical American freshwater fishes of the genus Serrasalmus that are voraciously carnivorous and often attack

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