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  • Conorhynchos conirostris
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Scientific NameConorhynchos conirostris  (Valenciennes, 1840)
Common NamesAnteater Catfish
Pirá (Brazilian)
Type LocalityRio São Francisco, Brazil.
Synonym(s)Conorhynchus conirostris, Pimelodus conirostris
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Size 535mm or 21.1" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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DistributionSão Francisco River basin, Brazil.
São Francisco (click on these areas to find other species found there)
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ReferencesHistoire naturelle des poissons. v. 15
Registered KeepersNone.
Breeding ReportsNone.
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Last Update2013 Jul 19 18:26 (species record created: 2010 Jul 28 11:13)