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  • Sturisoma lyra
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Scientific Name Sturisoma lyra  (Regan, 1904)
Common Name
Type Locality Rio Juruá, middle Amazon River basin.
Synonym(s) Oxyloricaria lyra
Etymology German, sturio = sturgeon, + Greek, soma = body. 
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Size 250mm or 9.8" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Juruá River basin: Brazil and Peru.
Amazon, Juruá (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 Transactions of the Zoological Society of London v. 17 (pt 3, no. 1)
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Last Update 2011 Sep 07 10:20 (species record created: 2011 Sep 04 12:33)