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Scientific NameBrochis sp. (Cw136)   
Common Name(s)CW136
PronunciationBROK iss
EtymologyBrochis: From the Greek brochis, meaning inkhorn; in reference to the resemblance of the fish to one. 
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IdentificationThe genus Brochis can be distinguished from other corydoradine species by the fact that Brochis have more than 10 rays in the dorsal fin, whilst all other members of the Corydoradinae have 7 rays.
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Registered KeepersNone.
Breeding ReportsNone.
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Last Update2016 Dec 30 03:43 (species record created: 2016 Dec 29 10:53)