Cat-eLog Right Arrow Heptapteridae Right Arrow Pimelodella

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Scientific Name Pimelodella macturki  Eigenmann, 1912
Common Name
Type Locality Creek in Moro Passage, coastal Guyana.
Pronunciation pim ee LOW dell ah
Etymology Diminutive latinized of greek, pimele = fat + Greek, odous, odella = little teeth. 
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Size 110mm or 4.3" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution South America: French Guiana, Guyana, and Suriname.
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Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Memoirs of the Carnegie Museum v. 5 (no. 1), pp 170, Pl. 16 (fig. 1).
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Last Update 2015 Oct 25 13:19 (species record created: 2015 Oct 25 13:18)