|Cat-eLog Data Sheet|
|Scientific Name||Otocinclus caxarari Schaefer, 1997|
|Type Locality||Between Guajara-Mirim and Mato Grosso, about 10°48'S, 65°23'W, Rio Solimões/Madeira/Guaporé basin|
|Pronunciation||auto SINK luss|
|Etymology||Greek, ous, oto = ear + Latin, cinclus = latticework; in allusion to the holes of the head in the ears.|
|Size||26mm or 1" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.|
|Sexing||Females are larger and broader especially when viewed from above.|
|Distribution||Upper Madeira River basin: Bolivia and Brazil.
Amazon, Middle Amazon (Solimoes), Madeira, Upper Madeira (click on these areas to find other species found there)
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|Breeding Reports||There is but a single breeding report, read it here.|
|References||Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 148|
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|Last Update||2013 Jan 26 16:03 (species record created: 2011 Jul 15 12:57)|