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Scientific Name Sturisoma rostratum  (Spix & Agassiz, 1829)
Common Name Størmaller (Denmark)
Type Locality Brazilian rivers.
Synonym(s) Loricaria rostrata
Etymology German, sturio = sturgeon, + Greek, soma = body. 
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Size 190mm or 7.5" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Brazil
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Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Selecta genera et species piscium quos in itinere per Brasiliam, pp 5, Pl. 3 (figs. 1-2).
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Last Update 2019 Oct 26 05:39 (species record created: 2011 Sep 04 12:43)