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Scientific Name Limatulichthys nasarcus  Londoño-Burbano, Lefebvre & Lujan, 2014
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Type Locality MCNG 56560 (ex. AUM 39845), 150.
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Size 151mm or 5.9" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution South America: middle Ventuari and lower Caura rivers, Orinoco River drainage in Venezuela.
Orinoco, Upper Orinoco, Ventuari (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Orinoco, Middle Orinoco, Caura (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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Feeding In nature, they feed primarily on small aquatic invertebrates living at the bottom; rarely, they will eat small fish and small terrestrial invertebrates.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Zootaxa 3884 (no. 4), pp 362, Fig. 2.
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Last Update 2015 Nov 02 14:21 (species record created: 2014 Nov 19 04:54)