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Scientific Name Corydoras(ln9) loretoensis  Nijssen & Isbrücker, 1986
Common Name Loreto Cory
Type Locality Right bank of Río Nanay, Loreto, Maynas Prov., Peru.
Pronunciation lor et oh en siss
Etymology Named for the Loreto Province in Peru where this species was found.
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Size 50mm or 2" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution South America: Upper Amazon River basin.
Amazon, Upper Amazon (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Amazon, Upper Amazon, Nanay (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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IUCN Red List Category Least Concern, range map and more is available on the IUCN species page. Last assessed 2014.
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Feeding .
Breeding Unreported.
Breeding Reports There is but a single breeding report, read it here.
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Reference Revue française d'Aquariologie Herpétologie v. 12 (no. 3) (1985), pp 68, Figs. 4-5, 33A.
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Last Update 2019 Jul 17 22:02 (species record created: 2001 Apr 30 00:00)