Cat-eLog Right Arrow Pimelodidae Right Arrow Pinirampus

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Scientific Name Pinirampus argentina  (MacDonagh, 1938)
Common Name
Type Locality Río Paraná, Posadas, Terriotrio de Misiones, Argentina.
Etymology (Latin)Pinna=Fin + (perhaps Old German)rampf=hook. 
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Size 271mm or 10.7" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Paraná River basin, Argentina.
La Plata, Paraná (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Revista del Museo de La Plata, Sección Zoología N. S., v. 1 (no. 5), pp 157.
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Last Update 2019 Oct 26 07:50 (species record created: 2013 Feb 12 15:33)