|Cat-eLog Data Sheet|
|Scientific Name||Tatia orca (Sarmento-Soares, Lazzarotto, Rapp Py-Daniel & Leitão, 2017)|
|Common Name||Ninja Woodcat|
|Type Locality||Mouth of Igarapé Jamari with lago de Terra Santa, Terra Santa, rio Nhamundá basin, Pará, Brazil, 02°00'04''S, 56°31'08''W.|
|Pronunciation||TA tee ah|
|Etymology||Tatia: Named after the ichthyologist C. Tate Regan.|
- CotM 2018 April
- CotM 2018 April
|Sexing||Mature males exhibit modified anal fin copulatory organ.|
|General Remarks||This fish is very similar to Tatia musaica. The two differ in distribution and also in the amount of black pigment on the body. C. orca has more white on the body and tail than T. musaica.|
|Distribution||Brazil, Rio Nhamundá.
Amazon, Lower Amazon, Nhamundá (click on these areas to find other species found there)
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|Furniture||As the common name for this family, woodcat, implies, these fish like pieces of wood with crevices and gaps to squeeze into.|
|Breeding Reports||There is no breeding report.|
|Reference||Neotropical Ichthyology v. 14 (no. 4), pp , Figs. 1-3, 4a, 5a, 6-9.|
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|Last Update||2020 Jan 07 01:09 (species record created: 2017 Jan 22 23:10)|