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Scientific Name Hypostomus longiradiatus  (Holly, 1929)
Common Name
Type Locality aus dem Rio Guaná
Synonym(s) Plecostomus longiradiatus
Pronunciation hi POSS tow muss
Etymology Greek, hypo = under + Greek, stoma = mouth. 
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Size 395mm or 15.6" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Guamá River basin, Brazil
Amazon, Lower Amazon, Capim, Guamá (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 Anzeiger der Akademie der Wissenschaften in Wien v. 66, pp118 [2]
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Last Update 2013 Jan 21 21:46 (species record created: 2011 Sep 22 17:59)