|Cat-eLog Data Sheet|
|Scientific Name||Rineloricaria isaaci Rodriguez & Miquelarena, 2008|
|Type Locality||Los Loros stream, about 31°52'S, 58°14'W, Uruguay River drainage, Entre Ríos Province, Argentina.|
|Pronunciation||rhine lor ee kar ee ah.|
|Etymology||Greek, rhinos = nose + Latin, lorica, loricare = cuirass of corslet of leather. The specific name, isaaci, was given in honour of Isaac J. H. Isbrucker, for his studies on the family Loricariidae and especially on the subfamily loricariinae.|
|Size||102mm or 4" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.|
|Identification||Rineloricaria isaaci can be distinguished from all other Rineloricaria by having a long, naked area along the lateral part of the snout.|
|Sexing||Mature males have long pectoral and pelvic fins. A more subtle difference is that while the profile of the head is triangular with a rounded snout in dorsal view, females heads have straight sides whilst in mature males they are convex.|
|Distribution||South America: Argentina, Brazil and Uruguay. Uruguay River Basin.
La Plata, Uruguay, Lower Uruguay (click on these areas to find other species found there)
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|IUCN Red List Category||Not Evaluated|
|Furniture||Inhabits watercourses with clear water, rocky and sandy bottoms, with irregularly distributed small stones, cobbles and boulders.|
|Breeding Reports||There is no breeding report.|
|Reference||Journal of Fish Biology v. 73, pp 1436, Fig. 1, 2c, 3a, 4, 5, 6.|
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|Last Update||2019 Oct 13 03:14 (species record created: 2009 Aug 22 04:24)|