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Scientific NameParotocinclus dani   
Common Name(s)
Pronunciationparr auto SINK luss
EtymologyParotocinclus: Greek, para in the side of + greek, ous, otis = ear + Greek, kygklos, ou = a fish. 
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IdentificationThe genus Parotocinclus can readily be distinguished from Otocinclus by the presence of an adipose fin in the former.
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Last Update2016 Nov 22 01:17 (species record created: 2016 Nov 22 01:17)