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Scientific Name Farlowella isbruckeri  Retzer & Page, 1997
Common Name
Type Locality Small river on highway from Cuibá to Porto Velho, about 32 kilometers from Lacerda, Mato Grosso State, Brazil.
Pronunciation far LOW ella
Etymology This genus is named after W. G. Farlow, from Harvard University. 
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Size 134mm or 5.3" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
Identification A key to the genus Farlowella can be found here.
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Distribution South America: Upper Paraguay River basin.
La Plata, Paran√°, Paraguay, Upper Paraguay (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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IUCN Red List Category Not Evaluated
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Suggested Tankmates Smaller Tetras or Rasboras are suitably mannered - perhaps hatchetfish are best. Avoid fast or "nippy" fishes such as Danios or Barbs. Will do well with Corydoras catfish, but larger catfish or cichlids are to be avoided.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 147, pp55, Fig. 24
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Last Update 2020 Oct 17 05:53 (species record created: 2011 Sep 23 09:15)