|Cat-eLog Data Sheet|
|Scientific Name||Pareiorhaphis bahianus (Gosline, 1947)|
|Type Locality||Fazenda Almada, Ilhus [Ilheus], Bahia, Brazil.|
|Synonym(s)||Corymbophanes bahianus, Hemipsilichthys bahianus|
|Size||85mm or 3.3" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.|
|Identification||Pareiorhaphis species are primarily diagnosed
from remaining neoplecostomines by having the canal plate firmly articulated to the preopercle, and by a series of
sexually-dimorphic features of hypertrophied odontodes of adult males, giving the fish a hispid appearance.
Body width at anal-fin origin 16.6-18.8% SL; head length 30.7-33.0% SL; anal fin with 5 branched rays; maxillary barbel free, not coalesced with lower lip
|Distribution||South America: small coastal drainages near Ilhéus, between the basins of rio Pardo and rio Contas, in southern Bahia.
Bahia State Rivers (click on these areas to find other species found there)
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|pH||6.6 - 7.2|
|Temperature||23.0-25.0°C or 73.4-77°F (Show species within this range)|
|Breeding Reports||There is no breeding report.|
|References||Arq. Mus. Nac. Rio de Janeiro v. 41 107 Pl. 3 (figs. 5-6)|
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|Last Update||2010 Apr 17 05:03 (species record created: 2001 Apr 21 00:00)|