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Scientific Name Hypostomus jaguribensis  (Fowler, 1915)
Common Names Jaguribe Pleco
Orange Sugemalle (Denmark)
Type Locality Rio Jaguaribe at Barro Alto, Brazil.
Synonym(s) Plecostomus jaguribensis
Pronunciation hi POSS tow muss
Etymology Greek, hypo = under + Greek, stoma = mouth. 
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Size 120mm or 4.7" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Jaguaribe River basin, Brazil
Ceará State Rivers, Jaguaribe (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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Reference Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 67, pp264, Fig. 3.
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Last Update 2020 Feb 20 22:39 (species record created: 2011 Sep 22 17:48)