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Scientific Name Hypostomus rondoni  (Miranda Ribeiro, 1912)
Common Name
Type Locality S. Manoel— Rio Tapajós [Brazil].
Synonym(s) Plecostomus rondoni
Pronunciation hi POSS tow muss
Etymology Greek, hypo = under + Greek, stoma = mouth. 
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Size 80mm or 3.1" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Tapajós River basin, Brazil
Amazon, Lower Amazon, Tapajós (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 Loricariidae, Callichthyidae, Doradidae e Trichomycteridae Annexo no. 5, pp6.
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Last Update 2013 Jan 22 16:10 (species record created: 2011 Sep 23 08:22)