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Jump to next section Summary of Rhinodoras
Pronounced rye no door ass
Etymology Rhinodoras: From the Greek rhinos, meaning nose, and doras, meaning skin (also a word commonly used in forming generic names for doradids); in reference to the unusual snout morphology.
Breeding Unreported.
Size Smallest 96mm, largest 300mm, average 180mm, most commonly 133mm. All SL.
Species There are 6 "species" in the database
Keepers 3 species (50%) are being kept by registered keepers
New spp. / time
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Jump to next section Most Kept Species
1. Rhinodoras dorbignyi (50%)
2. Rhinodoras boehlkei (31.25%)
3. Rhinodoras armbrusteri (18.75%)

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