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Scientific Name Rineloricaria nigricauda  (Regan, 1904)
Common Name
Type Locality Porto Real, Rio de Janeiro state, Brazil.
Synonym(s) Hemiloricaria nigricauda
Pronunciation rhine lor ee kar ee ah.
Etymology Greek, rhinos = nose + Latin, lorica, loricare = cuirass of corslet of leather. 
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Distribution Coastal streams in Rio de Janeiro State, Brazil.
Rio de Janeiro State Rivers (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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IUCN Red List Category Not Evaluated
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Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Transactions of the Zoological Society of London v. 17 (pt 3, no. 1), pp 275, Pl. 16 (fig. 2).
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Last Update 2019 Sep 11 12:55 (species record created: 2011 Sep 22 09:10)