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|Cat-eLog Data Sheet|
|Scientific Name||Pareiorhaphis mutuca (Oliveira & Oyakawa, 1999)|
|Type Locality||Rio das Velhas drainage, Nova Lima County, Córrego Mutuca, at right side of road from Belo Horizonte to Nova Lima, kilometer 20, about 20°60'S, 43°55'W, Minas Gerais State, Brazil.|
|Size||96mm or 3.8" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.|
|Identification||Pareiorhaphis species are primarily diagnosed from remaining neoplecostomines by having the canal plate firmly articulated to the preopercle, and by a series of sexually-dimorphic features of hypertrophied odontodes of adult males, giving the fish a hispid appearance.|
|Distribution||South America: Headwaters of Das Velhas River basin.|
|Breeding Reports||There is no breeding report.|
|References||Ichthyological Exploration of Freshwaters v. 10 (no. 1), pp 75, Figs. 1-2.|
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|Last Update||2017 Jun 10 01:53 (species record created: 2017 Jun 01 17:06)|