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Scientific Name Sturisoma frenatum  (Boulenger, 1902)
Common Name
Type Locality Salidero, northwestern Ecuador, elevation 350 feet.
Synonym(s) Loricaria frenata
Etymology German, sturio = sturgeon, + Greek, soma = body. 
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Size 240mm or 9.4" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Pacific versant rivers, Ecuador.
Ecuador Pacific Coast Rivers (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 Annals and Magazine of Natural History (Series 7) v. 9 (no. 49)
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Last Update 2011 Sep 07 10:11 (species record created: 2011 Sep 04 12:19)