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|Scientific Name||Hemiloricaria daraha Py-Daniel & Fichberg, 2008|
|Type Locality||Brazil, Amazonas, rio Daraá, cachoeira do Aracu (00°25'00''S 064°46'59''W)|
|Pronunciation||hem ee lorry CAR ee ah.|
|Etymology||The specific epithet daraha (Daraá in Portuguese) refers to the type locality.|
|Size||201mm or 7.9" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.|
|Identification||Per the original description, Rineloricaria daraha is distinguished from all its congeners by having seven branched pectoral-fin rays (vs. six).|
|Sexing||Males have patches of odontodes on side of head and thicker pectoral spines that are heavily covered with odontodes.|
|Distribution||South America: Brazil. Only known from cataracts of the rio Daraá (cachoeira do Aracu, Pacu and Panãpanã), a tributary to the rio Negro, in the state of Amazonas, northwestern Brazil
Amazon, Middle Amazon (Solimoes), Negro, Middle Negro, Daraá (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Amazon, Middle Amazon (Solimoes), Negro, Upper Negro, Paca (click on these areas to find other species found there)
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|Breeding Reports||There is no breeding report.|
|References||Neotropical Ichthyology v. 6 (no. 3)|
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|Last Update||2013 Jan 14 06:47 (species record created: 2009 Jan 25 05:16)|