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  • Pimelodella lateristriga
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Scientific Name Pimelodella lateristriga  (Lichtenstein, 1823)
Common Name
Type Locality Brazil [near Rio de Janeiro].
Synonym(s) Pimelodus lateristrigus
Pronunciation pim ee LOW dell ah
Etymology Diminutive latinized of greek, pimele = fat + Greek, odous, odella = little teeth. 
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Size 151mm or 5.9" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution South America: Paraiba do Sul River basin.
Rio de Janeiro State Rivers, Paraíba do Sul (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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Temperature 20.0-26.0°C or 68-78.8°F (Show species within this range)
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Breeding Unreported.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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References Verzeichniss der Doubletten des zoologischen Museums der Königl. Universität zu Berlin, nebst Beschreibung...
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Last Update 2019 Sep 22 06:13 (species record created: 2001 Jun 09 00:00)