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|Scientific Name||Corydoras (lineage 8 sub-clade 4) ephippifer Nijssen, 1972|
|Common Names||CW025, Saddel-pansermalle (Denmark) |
|Type Locality||Cachoera Creek at right bank of Rio Amapari, 4 kilometers downstream of Casa do 7, Amapa State, Brazil.|
|Pronunciation||kor ee doh rass (lineage eight subclade four).|
|Etymology||Cory = helmet, doras = skin. In this case it was incorrectly used to mean armour (cuirasse) instead of skin in allusion to the dual rows of plates that run along the flanks of this genus. This specific epithet literally means bearing(ferre = bearing) a saddle (ephippium), a reference to its colouring.|
|Size||50mm or 2" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.|
|Identification||The species has a clear dorsal fin.|
|Distribution||South America: Amapá, Brazil. |
Amapa State Waters (click on these areas to find other species found there)
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|IUCN Red List Category||Not Evaluated|
|pH||6.0 - 8.0|
|Temperature||22.0-25.0°C or 71.6-77°F (Show species within this range)|
|Other Parameters||dH 2-25.|
|Breeding Reports||There is no breeding report.|
|Reference||Netherlands Journal of Zoology v. 21 (no. 4), pp 422, Fig. 5.|
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|Last Update||2022 Aug 21 11:37 (species record created: 2005 Jan 04 00:00)|