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  • Hypodoras forficulatus
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Scientific Name Hypodoras forficulatus  Eigenmann, 1925
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Type Locality Iquitos, Amazon, Peru.
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Size 104mm or 4.1" 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)

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Breeding Unreported.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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References Trans. Am. Philos. Soc. (n. s.) v. 22 (pt 5) 330 Pls. 4 (fig. 1), 25 (3)
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Last Update 2006 Feb 20 00:00 (species record created: 2006 Feb 20 00:00)