|Cat-eLog Data Sheet|
|Scientific Name||Neblinichthys echinasus Taphorn, Armbruster, López-Fernández & Bernard, 2010|
|Type Locality||Guyana, upper Mazaruni River drainage, Kukui River, near town of Philipai, 05°21’37”N 60°22’18”W.|
|Etymology||Neblin- is based on the Neblina camp that is the location where the type specimen was caught. -ichtys: fish. Literally "fish from Neblina". The specific epithet is from the Latin words echinus meaning sea-urchin or prickly and nasus meaning nose, in reference to the numerous odontodes that adorn males of this species.|
|Size||83mm or 3.3" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.|
|Distribution||South America: upper Mazaruni River drainage, Guyana.
Guyana Waters, Coastal Rivers of Guyanas, Essequibo, Mazaruni (click on these areas to find other species found there)
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|Breeding Reports||There is no breeding report.|
|References||Neotropical Ichthyology v. 8 (no. 3), pp619.|
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|Last Update||2013 Jan 26 14:37 (species record created: 2010 Oct 18 15:02)|