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Scientific Name Astroblepus sp. (2)   
Common Name
Pronunciation ass tro bleh puss
Etymology Astroblepus: From the Greek aster, meaning star and and blepos, meaning to look (literally, a star gazer); in reference to the dorsally placed eyes of the fish. 
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General Remarks Sometimes found for sales as Astroblepus aff. mancoi, this is also similar to A. marmoratus. There is little solid pictorial reference for the genus that the identification is tentative.
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Breeding Unreported.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Last Update 2018 Oct 13 07:32 (species record created: 2005 Jul 01 00:00)