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Scientific Name Hypostomus careopinnatus  Martins, Marinho, Langeani & Serra, 2012
Common Name
Type Locality Alto Araguaia, tributary of Rio Ariranha, Rio Taquari drainage, upper Rio Paraguay basin, 17°18'37"S, 53°32'22"W, Mato Grosso State, Brazil.
Pronunciation hi POSS tow muss
Etymology Greek, hypo = under + Greek, stoma = mouth. 
Jump to next section Habitat Information
Distribution South America: Rio Taquari drainage, upper Rio Paraguay basin, Mato Grosso, Brazil.
La Plata, Paran√°, Paraguay, Upper Paraguay, Taquari (Paraguay) (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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IUCN Red List Category Not Evaluated
Temperature 25.0-30.0°C or 77-86°F (Show species within this range)
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Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Copeia 2012 (no. 3), pp 494, Figs. 1-2
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Last Update 2019 Sep 22 06:15 (species record created: 2006 Jul 30 00:00)