Cat-eLog Right Arrow Loricariidae Right Arrow Hemiloricaria

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Scientific Name Hemiloricaria magdalenae  (Steindachner, 1879)
Common Name
Type Locality Río Magdalena, Colombia.
Synonym(s) Loricaria magdalenae, Rineloricaria magdalenae
Pronunciation hem ee lorry CAR ee ah.
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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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References Denkschriften der Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftlichen Classe der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften in Wien v. 39
Datz Harnischwelse 2001 no. 2: 25-32
Cat Chat, J. catfish study group (UK) 2002 v. 3 (no. 1).: 11-30
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Last Update 2010 Oct 16 05:26 (species record created: 2010 Jun 03 13:15)