|Cat-eLog Data Sheet|
|Scientific Name||Pimelodus pantaneiro Souza-Filho & Shibatta, 2008|
|Type Locality||Bonito (rio Miranda), Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil.|
|Pronunciation||pim ee LOW duss|
|Etymology||(Greek)Pimele=Fat + (Greek)odous=teeth.|
|Size||256mm or 10.1" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.|
|Distribution||Upper rio Paraguay basin
La Plata, Paraná, Paraguay, Upper Paraguay (click on these areas to find other species found there)
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|Compatibility||Peaceful but will eat smaller fishes.|
|Suggested Tankmates||Larger active fish such as tetras, most barbs and gouramis. They can also be kept in groups but do not suffer from being kept singly. Angelfish and other ''graceful'' fish are sometimes bothered by this species' barbels particularly during "lights-out".|
|Breeding Reports||There is no breeding report.|
|References||Iheringia, Série Zoologia (Porto Alegre) v. 97 (no. 4)|
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|Last Update||2011 Sep 13 13:12 (species record created: 2008 Mar 10 12:32)|