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Scientific Name Sarcoglanis simplex  Myers & Weitzman, 1966
Common Name
Type Locality Rock pools below São Gabriel Rapids, Rio Negro, Brazil
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Size 21mm or 0.8" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution South America: upper Negro River basin.
Amazon, Middle Amazon (Solimoes), Negro, Upper Negro (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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Breeding Unreported in the aquarium.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Journal of Zoology (London) v. 149, pp 279, Figs. 1-2.
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Last Update 2019 Oct 13 03:07 (species record created: 2009 Mar 15 04:41)