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  • Corydoras(ln8sc4) spectabilis
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Scientific Name Corydoras(ln8sc4) spectabilis  Knaack, 1999
Common Name Millennium Cory
Type Locality Upper Rio Guaporé, in the area of Vila Bela, Mato Grosso, Brazil.
Etymology This specific epithet refers to its remarkably showy (spectabilis=showy, notable) appearance.
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Size 70mm or 2.8" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
General Remarks The first catfish described in the new millennium.
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Distribution South America: Guaporé River basin.
Amazon, Middle Amazon (Solimoes), Madeira, Mamoré, Guaporé (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 VDA--aktuell 1/2000, pp 74, 2 figs.
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Last Update 2019 Oct 16 12:17 (species record created: 2001 May 05 00:00)