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Scientific Name Rineloricaria maquinensis  Reis & Cardoso, 2001
Common Name
Type Locality Arroio Agua Parada, tributary to rio Maquiné, about 29°40'S, 50°12'W, Maquiné, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil.
Pronunciation rhine lor ee kar ee ah.
Etymology Greek, rhinos = nose + Latin, lorica, loricare = cuirass of corslet of leather. 
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Size 85mm or 3.3" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Maquiné and Araranguá River basins in southern Brazil
Rio Grande Do Sul State Waters, Maquiné (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Santa Catarina State Rivers, Araranguá (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 Ichthyological Exploration of Freshwaters v. 12 (no. 4), pp321, Figs. 1-2.
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Last Update 2013 Jan 28 16:58 (species record created: 2011 Sep 22 10:01)