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Scientific Name Sturisomatichthys citurensis  (Meek & Hildebrand, 1913)
Common Name
Type Locality Río Cupe at Cituro, Panama.
Synonym(s) Oxyloricaria citurensis
Etymology (German)Sturio=Sturgeon + (Greek)soma=body + (Greek) -ichthys=fish. 
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Size 250mm or 9.8" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Tuira and Bayano River basins, Panama.
Panama Pacific Rivers, Tuira (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Panama Pacific Rivers, Chepo, Bayano (Upper Chepo) (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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IUCN Red List Category Not Evaluated
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Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Field Museum of Natural History, Publications, Zoölogical Series v. 10 (no. 8)
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Last Update 2011 Oct 08 15:17 (species record created: 2011 Jan 24 11:43)