Cat-eLog Right Arrow Heptapteridae Right Arrow Pimelodella

  • Pimelodella procera
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Scientific NamePimelodella procera  Mees, 1983
Common Name
Type LocalityCrique Balaté, French Guiana.
Pronunciationpim ee LOW dell ah
EtymologyDiminutive 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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DistributionSouth America: Maroni/Marowijne River basin, French Guiana.
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ReferencesZoologische Mededelingen (Leiden) v. 57 (no. 5), pp 49, Fig. 3.
Registered KeepersNone.
Breeding ReportsNone.
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Last Update2015 Oct 25 08:24 (species record created: 2015 Oct 16 04:27)