Cat-eLog Right Arrow Heptapteridae Right Arrow Pimelodella

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Scientific Name Pimelodella odynea  Schultz, 1944
Common Name
Type Locality Río San Juan at the bridge south of Mene Grande, Motatán system, Maracaibo basin, Venezuela.
Pronunciation pim ee LOW dell ah
Etymology Diminutive latinized of greek, pimele = fat + Greek, odous, odella = little teeth. 
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Size 100mm or 3.9" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Lake Maracaibo basin, Venezuela; Colombia.
Lake Maracaibo (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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IUCN Red List Category Not Evaluated
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Breeding Unreported.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Proceedings of the United States National Museum v. 94 (no. 3172), pp 213, Pl. 2 (fig. A).
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Last Update 2019 Oct 09 11:59 (species record created: 2009 Dec 09 14:02)