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  • Pimelodella montana
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Scientific Name Pimelodella montana  Allen, 1942
Common Name
Type Locality Río Huallaga, Huánuco, Peru.
Pronunciation pim ee LOW dell ah - mon tan ah
Etymology Diminutive latinized of greek, pimele = fat + Greek, odous, odella = little teeth. 
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Size 93mm or 3.7" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution South America: Upper Maranon River basin.
Amazon, Upper Amazon, Marañón (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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Reference Fishes of western South America, pp 100, Pl. 13 (fig. 2).
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Last Update 2019 Oct 08 08:17 (species record created: 2005 Oct 07 00:00)