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|Cat-eLog Data Sheet|
|Scientific Name||Corumbataia britskii Ferreira & Ribeiro, 2007|
|Type Locality||Chapadão Pedra Azul, 19°12'15''S, 52°43'55''W, Rio Sucuriú, upper Rio Paraná basin, Mato Grosso do Sul State, Brazil.|
|Etymology||Named after a locality, Corumbataia do Sul, in Brasil. Named after Dr. Heraldo A. Britski, Museu de Zoologia da Universidade de São Paulo (MZUSP), in recognition of his many contributions to our understanding of Hypoptopomatinae catfishes.|
|Size||27mm or 1.1" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.|
|Distribution||South America: upper Rio Paraná basin in Brazil.
La Plata, Paraná, Upper Paraná (click on these areas to find other species found there)
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|Feeding||Feeds on filamentous blue-green algae, chlorophytes, diatoms and periderm|
|Furniture||Found in deforested areas in moderate to fast current streams and in association with aquatic macrophytes or in the submerged portion of marginal vegetation.|
|Breeding Reports||There is no breeding report.|
|References||Zootaxa No. 1386|
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|Last Update||2013 Jan 12 16:16 (species record created: 2009 Sep 24 13:05)|