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Scientific Name Rineloricaria steindachneri  (Regan, 1904)
Common Name
Type Locality Eastern Brazil, from the R. Preto to the R. Parahyba
Synonym(s) Loricaria steindachneri
Pronunciation rhine lor ee kar ee ah.
Etymology Greek, rhinos = nose + Latin, lorica, loricare = cuirass of corslet of leather. 
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Size 190mm or 7.5" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Coastal rivers of northeastern Brazil
Southern Atlantic Draining Rivers, North East Brazil Coastal Rivers (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), pp281.
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Last Update 2013 Jan 28 17:09 (species record created: 2011 Sep 22 10:10)