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Down arrow Summary of Liosomadoras
Pronounced lie oh SEW ma DOOR uss
Etymology From the Greek leios, meaning smooth, soma, meaning body and Doras (a genus of doradid catfishes); in reference to the lack of bony plates on the body (when the genus was described as a doradid).
Size Smallest 150mm, largest 170mm, average 160mm, most commonly 170mm. All SL.
Species There are 2 "species" in the database
Keepers 2 species (100%) are being kept by registered keepers
New spp. / time
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Down arrow Most Kept Species
1. Liosomadoras oncinus (77.88%)
2. Liosomadoras morrowi (22.12%)
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Down arrow Distribution of selected Liosomadoras species

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