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Scientific Name Trichomycterus mariamole  Barbosa & Costa, 2010
Common Name
Type Locality Small stream tributary of Rio Alambari, Rio Paraíba do Sul basin, 22°23'43''S, 44°31'47''W, Município de Resende, Estado de Rio do Rio Janeiro, Brazil, elevation 663 meters.
Pronunciation trick oh mick terr uss.
Etymology Trichomycterus: From the Greek trichos, meaning hair and mykter, meaning nose; in reference to the barbels. 
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Feeding This genus takes live or frozen food is well accepted, as is commerical dry prepared foods. Be careful not to overfeed. In nature, they feed on small invertebrates living at the bottom.
Breeding Unreported in the aquarium.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Ichthyological Exploration of Freshwaters v. 21 (no. 2), pp 110, Figs. 6, 16.
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Last Update 2017 Mar 19 04:31 (species record created: 2017 Jan 30 20:47)