Cat-eLog Right Arrow Heptapteridae Right Arrow Brachyglanis

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Scientific Name Brachyglanis magoi  Fernández-Yépez, 1967
Common Name
Type Locality Río Uruyén, Venezuelan Guiana.
Etymology Brachyglanis: Greek, brachys = short + Greek, glanis = a fish that can eat the bait without touching the hook; a cat fish. 
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Size 83mm or 3.3" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Caroní River basin in Orinoco River drainage, Venezuela
Orinoco, Caroni (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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Breeding Unreported in the aquarium.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Acta Biologica Venezuelica v. 5 (art. 10), pp162, Pl. 1.
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Last Update 2013 Feb 10 16:08 (species record created: 2011 Sep 24 09:47)