Cat-eLog Right Arrow Pseudopimelodidae Right Arrow Batrochoglanis

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Scientific Name Batrochoglanis acanthochiroides  (Güntert, 1942)
Common Name Bumblebee Catfish
Type Locality Santander, Colombia.
Synonym(s) Pseudopimelodus acanthochiroides, Pseudopimelodus raninus acanthochiroides, Pseudopimelodus villosus butcheri
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Size 110mm or 4.3" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Catatumbo River basin in Lake Maracaibo drainage: Colombia and Venezuela.
Lake Maracaibo, Catatumbo (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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IUCN Red List Category Not Evaluated
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Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Zoologischer Anzeiger v. 138 (nos 1/2), pp 29.
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Last Update 2019 Oct 26 06:41 (species record created: 2011 Sep 24 02:28)