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  • Cetopsis jurubidae
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Scientific Name Cetopsis jurubidae  (Fowler, 1944)
Common Name
Type Locality Clear waters of Río Jurubidá, Nuquí, 5°42'N, 77°17'W, Colombia.
Synonym(s) Pseudocetopsis jurubidae
Pronunciation see TOP siss
Etymology Cetopsis: From the Greek cetos, meaning whale, and -opsis, meaning likeness; in reference to the whale-like appearance. 
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Size 90mm or 3.5" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Río Jurubidá of the Pacific Ocean versant of western Colombia
Colombia Pacific Rivers, Jurubidá (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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References Revised description: Neotrop. ichthyol. vol.3 no.2
Original description: Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 96
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Last Update 2009 Jan 30 17:09 (species record created: 2009 Jan 04 07:07)