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  • Pimelodella procera
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Scientific Name Pimelodella procera  Mees, 1983
Common Name
Type Locality Crique Balaté, French Guiana.
Pronunciation pim ee LOW dell ah
Etymology Diminutive latinized of greek, pimele = fat + Greek, odous, odella = little teeth. 
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Size 117mm or 4.6" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution South America: Maroni/Marowijne River basin, French Guiana.
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Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Zoologische Mededelingen (Leiden) v. 57 (no. 5), pp 49, Fig. 3.
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Last Update 2015 Oct 25 08:24 (species record created: 2015 Oct 16 04:27)