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Scientific NameNeoplecostomus espiritosantensis  Langeani, 1990
Common Name(s)
Type LocalityRio Jacu (braço sul), Victor Hugo, Mun. de Domingos Martins, Espirito Santo, Brazil.
EtymologyGenus: Greek, neos = new + Greek, plekos,-eos = twisted 
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Size 103mm or 4.1" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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DistributionSouth America: Jacu and São Lourenço rivers, eastern slope of Serra do Mar.
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ReferencesComunicações do Museu de Ciências de PUCRS. v. 3 (no. 1), pp 16, Figs. 3, 6.
Registered KeepersNone.
Breeding ReportsNone.
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Last Update2016 Dec 24 01:43 (species record created: 2016 Dec 22 15:17)