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  • Rineloricaria castroi
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Scientific Name Rineloricaria castroi  (Isbrücker & Nijssen, 1984)
Common Name
Type Locality Brazil, Est. Pará, Trapiche da Reserva Biológica de Trombetas, Rio Trombetas
Synonym(s) Hemiloricaria castroi
Etymology Greek, rhinos = nose + Latin, lorica, loricare = cuirass of corslet of leather. 
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Size 160mm or 6.3" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Trombetas River basin, Brazil
Amazon, Lower Amazon, Trombetas (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Amazon, Middle Amazon (Solimoes), Purus, Caeté (Acre) (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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Temperature 20.0-24.0°C or 68-75.2°F (Show species within this range)
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Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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References Beaufortia v. 34 (no. 3)
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Last Update 2018 Oct 28 09:33 (species record created: 2011 Sep 22 09:06)