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  • Delturus parahybae
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Scientific Name Delturus parahybae  Eigenmann & Eigenmann, 1889
Common Name
Type Locality Parahyba, Brazil.
Etymology Deltos=small board (Greek) + oura=tail (Greek) 
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Size 240mm or 9.4" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
General Remarks Note: Fishbase and CLOFFSCA disagrees on Length: Fishbase lists 210 mm SL.
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Distribution South America: Paraiba do Sul River basin.
Rio de Janeiro State Rivers, Paraíba do Sul (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. Calif. Acad. Sci. (Ser. 2)v. 2 - pp45
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Last Update 2006 Jul 28 07:59 (species record created: 2005 Mar 12 00:00)