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  • Helogenes uruyensis
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Scientific Name Helogenes uruyensis  Fernández-Yépez, 1967
Common Name
Type Locality Río Uruyén, Venezuela.
Synonym(s) Helogenes marmoratus uruyensis
Pronunciation hell LODGE en ease
Etymology Helogenes: From the Greek helos, meaning marsh and the Greek genes, meaning birth; in reference to the habitat. 
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Size 43mm or 1.7" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution South America: Uruyén River basin in Venezuela.
Orinoco, Caroni, Uruyén (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 Acta Biologica Venezuelica v. 5 (art. 10), pp 166, Pls. 2, 3 (fig. 2).
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Last Update 2019 Oct 13 02:29 (species record created: 2009 Jan 02 13:34)