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  • Nematogenys inermis
  • Nematogenys inermis
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Scientific Name Nematogenys inermis  (Guichenot, 1848)
Common Name
Type Locality Chile.
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Size 240mm or 9.4" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
General Remarks CLOFFSCA makes a note to say that Eigenmann (1927) reports a 407 mm long species, (not specified if SL or TL).
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Distribution South America: Chile (Originally throughout most of Central Chile between present cities of Valparaiso in the North and Osorno in the South. Currently restricted to a few spots mainly in Concepcion, Rancagua and Angol).
Chile Waters (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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IUCN Red List Status Data Deficient
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Breeding Unreported.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Fauna Chilena.... in Gay., pp 312, Pl. 9 (fig. 2).
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Last Update 2019 Sep 29 02:50 (species record created: 2006 Dec 26 18:08)