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Scientific Name Aspidoras marianae  Leão, Britto & Wosiacki, 2015
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Type Locality Pará, Castelo de Sonhos municipality, unnamed stream tributary to the Rio Curuá, itself a tributary to the Rio Iriri, Rio Xingu basin, Brazil, 8°26'44.7''S, 55°09'25.0''W.
Pronunciation ass pee DOOR ass
Etymology Aspidoras: From the Greek aspis, meaning shield and doras, meaning skin; in reference to the bony plates. 
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References Zootaxa 3986 (no. 5), pp 578, Figs. 1-6.
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Last Update 2015 Dec 18 09:03 (species record created: 2015 Jul 20 22:49)