Cat-eLog Right Arrow Heptapteridae Right Arrow Imparfinis

  • Imparfinis pristos
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Scientific Name Imparfinis pristos  Mees & Cala, 1989
Common Name Shrimp Catfish
Type Locality Second trib., left side, from mouth of Río Tomo, Vichada, Colombia.
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Size 38mm or 1.5" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution South America: Orinoco River basin, Venezuela; and Negro River basin, Brazil.
Amazon, Middle Amazon (Solimoes), Negro (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Orinoco (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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Breeding Unreported.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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References Proc. K. Ned. Akad. Wet. (Ser. C, Biol. Med. Sci.)v. 92 (no. 3) - pp391 - Fig. 3
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Last Update 2006 Aug 01 09:03 (species record created: 2004 Mar 02 00:00)