Cat-eLog Right Arrow Heptapteridae Right Arrow Cetopsorhamdia

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Scientific Name Cetopsorhamdia phantasia  Stewart, 1985
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Type Locality Ecuador, Río Jivino, west of Limoncocha, approx. 0°24.6'S, 76°39.0'W.
Etymology Cetopsorhamdia: Greek, ketos = a marine monster or whale and the Brazilian vernacular name, Nhamdia/Jamdia. 
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Size 40mm or 1.6" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Napo River basin, Ecuador
Amazon, Upper Amazon, Napo (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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Breeding Unreported.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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References Copeia 1985 (no. 2), pp340, Figs. 1, 2a-b.
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Last Update 2013 Feb 11 16:31 (species record created: 2011 Sep 24 10:03)