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Jump to next section Summary of Leptodoras
Etymology Leptodoras: From the Greek leptos, meaning slender, and doras, meaning skin (also a word commonly used in forming generic names for doradids); in reference to the shape.
Size Smallest 77mm, largest 290mm, average 173mm, most commonly 290mm. All SL.
Species There are 13 "species" in the database
Keepers 4 species (30%) are being kept by registered keepers
New spp. / time
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Jump to next section Most Kept Species
1. Leptodoras cf. cataniai`rio_nanay` (30%)
2. Leptodoras juruensis (30%)
3. Leptodoras acipenserinus (20%)
4. Leptodoras linnelli (20%)

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