Cat-eLog Right Arrow Heptapteridae Right Arrow Cetopsorhamdia

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Scientific Name Cetopsorhamdia molinae  (Miles, 1943)
Common Name
Type Locality Upper Río Cauca, Bugalagrande, Colombia.
Synonym(s) Cetopsorhamdia shermani
Etymology Cetopsorhamdia: Greek, ketos = a marine monster or whale and the Brazilian vernacular name, Nhamdia/Jamdia. 
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Size 36mm or 1.4" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution South America: Magdalena, Orinoco, and Tocantins River basins.
Colombia Caribbean Rivers, Magdalena (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Orinoco (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Amazon, Lower Amazon, Tocantins (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 Estudio economico y ecologico de los peces de agua dulce del valle de Cauca
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Last Update 2010 Nov 08 04:08 (species record created: 2010 Sep 21 13:57)