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Scientific Name Rineloricaria setepovos  Ghazzi, 2008
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Type Locality Santo Angelo, rio Piratini na Fazenda Hinz, distrito de Coimbra, 28°42'S, 54°25'W, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil.
Pronunciation rhine lor ee kar ee ah.
Etymology Greek, rhinos = nose + Latin, lorica, loricare = cuirass of corslet of leather. Named to honour the "Setes People of the Missions" in the northwest of the Rio Grande do Sul, one of the original Jesuit settlements in the area that is now inhabited by Guarani Indians.
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Size 106mm or 4.2" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution rio Piratini (known only from the type location).
La Plata, Uruguay, Piratini (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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IUCN Red List Category Not Evaluated
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Breeding Unreported.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Iheringia, Série Zoologia (Porto Alegre) v. 98 (no. 1), pp 116, Fig. 10.
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Last Update 2019 Oct 09 05:55 (species record created: 2008 Jun 28 04:55)