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  • Parotocinclus cabessadecuia
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Scientific Name Parotocinclus cabessadecuia  Ramos, Lima & Ramos, 2017
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Type Locality São Gonçalo do Gurgueia, rio Gurgueia, rio Parnaíba basin, Piauí, Brazil, 10°06'27.0"S, 45°21'24.0"W.
Pronunciation parr auto SINK luss
Etymology Parotocinclus: Greek, para in the side of + greek, ous, otis = ear + Greek, kygklos, ou = a fish. 
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Identification The genus Parotocinclus can readily be distinguished from Otocinclus by the presence of an adipose fin in the former.
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Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Neotropical Ichthyology v. 15 (no. 2) e160153, pp [2], Figs. 1-3.
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Last Update 2017 Aug 02 13:04 (species record created: 2017 Apr 20 12:28)