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  • Otothyris travassosi
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Scientific NameOtothyris travassosi  Garavello, Britski & Schaefer, 1998
Common Name(s)
Type LocalityBarra Sêca R. at Linhares to São Mateus Road, Espírito Santo State, Brazil.
Etymology(Greek)Otis, ous=Ear + (Greek)thyra, thyris=a little door. 
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Size 32mm or 1.3" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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DistributionSouth America: Atlantic coast of southeastern Brazil.
Espirito Santo State Rivers (click on these areas to find other species found there)
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BreedingUnreported.
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ReferencesAm. Mus. Novit. No. 3222 12 Figs. 2c, 6
Registered Keepers(1) loach.

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Last Update2008 Mar 02 10:39 (species record created: 2001 May 04 00:00)