Cat-eLog Right Arrow Pimelodidae Right Arrow Parapimelodus

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Scientific Name Parapimelodus nigribarbis  (Boulenger, 1889)
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Type Locality Rio Camaquã, Laguna dos Patos system, Rio grande do Sul, Brazil.
Synonym(s) Pimelodus nigribarbis
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Size 186mm or 7.3" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution South America: 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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Feeding Feeds on plankton.
Breeding Unreported.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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References Annals and Magazine of Natural History (Series 6) v. 4 (no. 22)
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Last Update 2010 Nov 08 04:51 (species record created: 2010 Aug 05 21:13)