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Scientific Name Hypostomus garmani  (Regan, 1904)
Common Name
Type Locality Rio das Velhas, Eastern Brazil
Synonym(s) Plecostomus garmani
Pronunciation hi POSS tow muss
Etymology Greek, hypo = under + Greek, stoma = mouth. 
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Size 130mm or 5.1" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution São Francisco River basin, Brazil
São Francisco (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), pp214, Pl. 10 (fig. 1).
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Last Update 2013 Jan 21 21:17 (species record created: 2011 Sep 22 17:36)