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Scientific Name Hisonotus ringueleti  Aquino, Schaefer & Miquelarena, 2001
Common Names Green Uruguay Dwarf Pleco
Grøn Uruguay-dværgssugemalle (Denmark)
Type Locality Creek at kilometer 18 of route from Santana do Livramento, Brazil and Rivera, Uruguay [actually contiguous towns], Quaraí River system, Rivera state, Uruguay [actual: headwaters of Quarai drainage, Brazil of Uruguay].
Pronunciation hi sow note uss
Etymology (Greek)Isos=equal + (Greek)noton=back. 
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Size 39mm or 1.5" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution South America: upper Uruguay River basin.
IUCN Red List Category Least Concern, range map and more is available on the IUCN species page. Last assessed 2020.
pH 7.2 - 7.7
Temperature 12.0-24.0°C or 53.6-75.2°F (Show species within this range)
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Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference American Museum Novitates No. 3333, pp 3, Fig. 1.
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Last Update 2021 May 10 00:41 (species record created: 2016 Jul 26 14:55)