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Scientific Name Rineloricaria cadeae  (Hensel, 1868)
Common Name
Type Locality Rio Cadéa [Cadeia], Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil.
Synonym(s) Loricaria cadeae
Pronunciation rhine lor ee kar ee ah.
Etymology Greek, rhinos = nose + Latin, lorica, loricare = cuirass of corslet of leather. 
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Size 128mm or 5" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Laguna dos Patos basin, Brazil.
Rio Grande Do Sul State Waters, Laguna dos Patos (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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IUCN Red List Category Not Evaluated
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Furniture In the wild it is found in watercourses with slow to fast flow, clear to brown water, and rocky, sandy, or muddy bottoms. Adults usually inhabit the sandy bottom while young individuals prefer the leaves of the marginal vegetation.
Breeding Unreported.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Archiv für Naturgeschichte v. 34 (pt 1), pp369.
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Last Update 2019 Oct 13 03:36 (species record created: 2010 Jul 04 05:17)