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Scientific Name Ernstichthys anduzei  Fernández-Yépez, 1953
Common Name
Type Locality Río Salinas, northeast of El Baúl, Estado Cojedes, Venezuela.
Etymology Ernstichthys: Named after A Ernst, who established the chair of Natural History in the Universidade Central de Venezuela. 
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Size 35mm or 1.4" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Orinoco River basin, Venezuela.
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Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Novedades Cientificas, Contribuciones Ocasionales del Museo de Historia Natural La Salle, Serie Zoológica No. 11, pp 5, Fig. 1.
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Last Update 2019 Oct 26 07:07 (species record created: 2012 Feb 09 15:09)