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Scientific Name Hypostomus kuarup  Zawadzki, Kullander & Lima, 2012
Common Name LDA080
Type Locality Rio Xingú basin, rio Culuene (at the former rapids, current area of reservoir Paranatinga 11), 13°51'03"S, 53°15'31"W, Campinãpolis, Mato Grosso, Brazil.
Pronunciation hi POSS tow muss
Etymology Greek, hypo = under + Greek, stoma = mouth. 
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Size 300mm or 11.8" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Rio Culuene, Rio Xingu basin.
Amazon, Lower Amazon, Xingu, Iriri (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Amazon, Lower Amazon, Xingu, Upper Xingu, Culuene (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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IUCN Red List Category Not Evaluated
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Breeding Unreported.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Neotropical Ichthyology v. 10 (no. 2), pp 246, Figs. 1-4.
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Last Update 2019 Sep 19 23:57 (species record created: 2006 Dec 24 15:11)