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Scientific NameAspidoras sp. (C035)   
Common NamesC035, Black Phantom Aspidoras
Pronunciationass pee DOOR ass
EtymologyAspidoras: From the Greek aspis, meaning shield and doras, meaning skin; in reference to the bony plates. 
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Size 50mm or 2" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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DistributionRio Araguaia, Goias, Brazil.
Amazon, Lower Amazon, Tocantins, Lower Tocantins, Araguaia (click on these areas to find other species found there)
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BreedingHas been bred in the aquarium.
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Registered Keepers(1) mikey, (2) amergim, (3) cwm, (4) corybreed (k: 12), (5) madattiver (k: 2), (6) Coryologist (k: 6), (7) Nabobmob1 (k: 5), who also notes: "Difficulty with fungus on eggs.", (8) syno321, (9) chriscoli, (10) Eggheadfish (p: 2, k: 13), (11) Mvinyl (k: 6).

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Breeding Reports(1) Mvinyl (b: 54).
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Last Update2010 Nov 07 12:13 (species record created: 2006 Aug 21 09:35)