Cat-eLog Right Arrow Pimelodidae Right Arrow Platysilurus

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Scientific Name Platysilurus olallae  (Orcés, 1977)
Common Name
Type Locality Bobonaza Plain, Bobonaza River drainage, Amazon River basin, Ecuador.
Synonym(s) Duopalatinus olallae
Etymology (Greek)Platys=Flat + (Greek)siluros=a cat fish. 
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General Remarks This species is very unlikely to be exported.
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Distribution Amazon River basin: Ecuador.
Amazon, Upper Amazon (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 Politécnica [N.S.] v. 3 (fig. 4)
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Last Update 2011 Jan 15 00:23 (species record created: 2011 Jan 12 14:39)