Cat-eLog Right Arrow Heptapteridae Right Arrow Gladioglanis

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Scientific Name Gladioglanis machadoi  Ferraris & Mago-Leccia, 1989
Common Name
Type Locality Caño Manu of Casiquiare canal, about 250 meters upstream of Solano, 2°00'N, 66°57'W, Territorio Federal Amazonas, Venezuela.
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Size 34mm or 1.3" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution South America: Orinoco and Negro River basins.
Orinoco (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Amazon, Middle Amazon (Solimoes), Negro (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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Feeding Inhabits small, heavily forested black-water streams with large leaf-litter deposits. Feeds on small invertebrates.
Breeding Unreported.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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References Copeia 1989 (no. 1)
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Last Update 2009 Dec 14 03:19 (species record created: 2008 Dec 20 01:28)