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Scientific Name Nemadoras humeralis  (Kner, 1855)
Common Name
Type Locality Manaus, Brazil.
Synonym(s) Doras humeralis, Nemadoras bachi, Opsodoras humeralis, Oxydoras bachi
Etymology Nemadoras: From the Greek nematos meaning filament, and doras, meaning skin (also a word commonly used in forming generic names for doradids); probably in reference to the lack of scutes along the back. 
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Size 135mm or 5.3" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Amazon River basin: Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia and Peru.
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pH 5.6 - 6.8
Temperature 23.0-28.0°C or 73.4-82.4°F (Show species within this range)
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Breeding Unreported.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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References Sitzungsberichte der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften. Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftliche Classe v. 17
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Last Update 2015 Oct 25 08:34 (species record created: 2011 Jul 15 11:39)