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  • Hypostomus johnii
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Scientific Name Hypostomus johnii  (Steindachner, 1877)
Common Name
Type Locality Rio Puty und Rio Preto [Brazil].
Synonym(s) Plecostomus johnii
Pronunciation hi POSS tow muss
Etymology Greek, hypo = under + Greek, stoma = mouth. 
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Size 113mm or 4.4" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Parnaíba and São Francisco River basins.
Piauí Rivers, Parnaíba (click on these areas to find other species found there)
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 Sitzungsberichte der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften. Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftliche Classe v. 74 (1. Abth.), pp691 [133].
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Last Update 2013 Jan 21 21:37 (species record created: 2011 Sep 22 17:50)