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Scientific NameNeoplecostomus ribeirensis  Langeani, 1990
Common Name
Type LocalityStream off Rio Bananal, Ribeira River basin, 7 kilometers from Rodovia Biguá-Iguapé, São Paulo State, Brazil.
EtymologyGenus: Greek, neos = new + Greek, plekos,-eos = twisted 
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Size 90mm or 3.5" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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DistributionSouth America: Ribeira de Iguape River basin.
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ReferencesComunicações do Museu de Ciências de PUCRS. v. 3 (no. 1), pp 19, Figs. 4, 6.
Registered KeepersNone.
Breeding ReportsNone.
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Last Update2016 Dec 24 01:39 (species record created: 2016 Dec 22 15:23)