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Scientific Name Aspidoras rochai  Ihering, 1907
Common Name
Type Locality Fortaleza, 3°45'S, 38°35'W, Ceará State, Brazil.
Pronunciation ass pee DOOR ass
Etymology Aspidoras: From the Greek aspis, meaning shield and doras, meaning skin; in reference to the bony plates. 
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Size 40mm or 1.6" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution South America: Coastal rivers in Ceará, Brazil.

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IUCN Red List Category Not Evaluated
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Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Revista do Museu Paulista (N. S.) v. 1 (fasc. 1), pp 30 [31].
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Last Update 2021 Feb 01 08:15 (species record created: 2016 Sep 05 22:50)