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  • Cetopsidium morenoi
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Scientific Name Cetopsidium morenoi  (Fernández-Yépez, 1972)
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Type Locality Río Aguaro, Estado Guárico, Venezuela.
Synonym(s) Hemicetopsis morenoi, Pseudocetopsis morenoi
Etymology The genus name, Cetopsidium, from Cetopsis, that was the first genus proposed in the Cetopsinae, and "idium" meaning diminutive, is in reference to the relatively small body sizes of the members of the genus. 
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Size 43mm or 1.7" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution South America: Western tributaries of Orinoco River basin in Colombia and Venezuela.
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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 Lagena No. 30, pp 19, Fig.
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Last Update 2019 Oct 13 02:29 (species record created: 2009 Jan 03 04:09)