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Scientific Name Rineloricaria jubata  (Boulenger, 1902)
Common Name
Type Locality St. Javier, elevation 60 feet, and Río Durango, elevation 350 feet, northwestern Ecuador.
Synonym(s) Hemiloricaria jubata, Loricaria jubata
Pronunciation rhine lor ee kar ee ah.
Etymology Greek, rhinos = nose + Latin, lorica, loricare = cuirass of corslet of leather. 
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Size 210mm or 8.3" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Mira and Esmeraldas River basins, Pacific drainage, Ecuador
Ecuador Pacific Coast Rivers, Mira (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Ecuador Pacific Coast Rivers, Esmeraldas (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Colombia Pacific Rivers, San Juan (Colombia) (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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Breeding Unreported.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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References Datz Harnischwelse 2001 no. 2: 25-32
Cat Chat, J. catfish study group (UK) 2002 v. 3 (no. 1).: 11-30
Annals and Magazine of Natural History (Series 7) v. 9 (no. 49)
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Last Update 2017 Oct 03 14:50 (species record created: 2010 Jun 03 13:14)