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Scientific NameNeoplecostomus granosus  (Valenciennes, 1840)
Common Name(s)
Type LocalityCayenne, French Guiana; Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
EtymologyGenus: Greek, neos = new + Greek, plekos,-eos = twisted 
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Size 86mm or 3.4" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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DistributionSouth America.
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ReferencesHistoire naturelle des poissons v. 15, pp 502.
Registered KeepersNone.
Breeding ReportsNone.
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Last Update2016 Dec 24 01:43 (species record created: 2016 Dec 22 15:18)