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Scientific Name Rineloricaria magdalenae  (Steindachner, 1879)
Common Name
Type Locality Río Magdalena, Colombia.
Synonym(s) Hemiloricaria magdalenae, Loricaria magdalenae
Pronunciation rhine lor ee kar ee ah.
Etymology Greek, rhinos = nose + Latin, lorica, loricare = cuirass of corslet of leather. 
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Size 200mm or 7.9" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution South America: Sinú and Magdalena River basins and possibly the Catatumbo River.
Colombia Caribbean Rivers, Magdalena (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Colombia Caribbean Rivers, Sinú (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Lake Maracaibo, Catatumbo (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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Reference Denkschriften der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften in Wien, Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftliche Classe. v. 39, pp 74 [58].
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Last Update 2019 Oct 13 03:35 (species record created: 2010 Jun 03 13:15)