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Scientific Name Sturisoma caquetae  (Fowler, 1945)
Common Name
Type Locality Morelia, Río Caquetá drainage, Colombia.
Synonym(s) Harttia caquetae
Etymology German, sturio = sturgeon, + Greek, soma = body. Referring to Rio Caquetá, where this fish was found.
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Size 193mm or 7.6" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Caquetá River basin, Colombia.
Amazon, Middle Amazon (Solimoes), Japurá, Caquetá (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 97, pp 126, Figs. 41-43.
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Last Update 2019 Oct 21 09:25 (species record created: 2011 Jan 24 11:40)