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Scientific Name Sturisoma kneri  (Ghazzi, 2005)
Common Name
Type Locality Not available, manuscript name and specimens listed in type catalog (locality Lake Maracaibo, Venezuela)
Synonym(s) Loricaria kneri
Etymology German, sturio = sturgeon, + Greek, soma = body. 
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Size 239mm or 9.4" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Lago Maracaibo basin, Venezuela.
Lake Maracaibo (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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References Bollettino dei Musei di Zoologia ed Anatomia Comparata della R. Università di Torino. (Ser. 3) v. 48 (no. 111
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Last Update 2014 Jul 20 09:04 (species record created: 2011 Jan 30 09:16)