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Scientific NameScleronema operculatum  Eigenmann, 1917
Common Name(s)
Type LocalityCacequy, Brazil.
EtymologyScleronema: Greek, skleros = hard + Greek, nema = filament. 
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Size 80mm or 3.1" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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DistributionSouth America: Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil.
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ReferencesProceedings of the American Philosophical Society v. 56, pp 691.
Registered KeepersNone.
Breeding ReportsNone.
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Last Update2017 Mar 12 12:40 (species record created: 2016 Dec 01 09:19)