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The Golden Dorado (Salminus brasiliensis) is a large river fish that lives in central and east-central South America. It is not to be confused with the mahi-mahi or pompano dolphinfish, two unrelated species also called "dorado" in certain cases. It is part of the Salminus genus.
Golden Dorados are piscivores.