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Scientific Name Hypostomus multidens  Jerep, Shibatta & Zawadzki, 2007
Common Name
Type Locality Londrina, District de Maravilha, rio Tibagi basin, rio Taquara, at its mouth, 23°30'51''S, 50°57'18''W, Paraná State, Brazil.
Pronunciation hi POSS tow muss
Etymology Greek, hypo = under + Greek, stoma = mouth. 
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Size 198mm or 7.8" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution South America: Rio Paranapanema basin and Rio Paraná in Brazil.
La Plata, Paraná, Paranapanema (click on these areas to find other species found there)
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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References Neotropical Ichthyology v. 5 (no. 4), pp 436, Figs. 1-3
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Last Update 2013 Nov 13 21:38 (species record created: 2013 Jun 14 15:01)