Cat-eLog Data Sheet Scientific Name Ribeiro & Lehmann, 2016 Otocinclus juruenae Common Name Type Locality Bridge over Rio São João da Barra, Juara, Rio Juruena drainage, Tapajos basin, Mato Grosso, Brazil, 10°18'46.0''S, 57°38'44.0''W. Pronunciation auto SINK luss Etymology Greek, ous, oto = ear + Latin, cinclus = latticework; in allusion to the holes of the head in the ears. Named after the Rio Juruena, a right bank tributary of the Rio Tapajós basin where the type material was collected. Species Information Sexing Females are larger and broader especially when viewed from above. Habitat Information Distribution
(Click the map-icon to show/hide map of species distribution) Further Information References Zootaxa 4147 (no. 3), pp 241, Figs. 1, 3. Registered Keepers None. Breeding Reports None. More on Otocinclus juruenae
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