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|Cat-eLog Data Sheet|
|Scientific Name||Pimelodus crypticus Villa-Navarro & Cala, 2017|
|Type Locality||Cauca River, La Balastrera sector, Timba, Departament of Cauca, Colombia, 03°03'03"N, 76°39'56"’W.|
|Pronunciation||pim ee LOW duss|
|Etymology||(Greek)Pimele=Fat + (Greek)odous=teeth.|
Colombia Caribbean Rivers, Magdalena, Cauca (click on these areas to find other species found there)
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|Compatibility||Peaceful but will eat smaller fishes.|
|Suggested Tankmates||Larger active fish such as tetras, most barbs and gouramis. They can also be kept in groups but do not suffer from being kept singly. Angelfish and other ''graceful'' fish are sometimes bothered by this species' barbels particularly during "lights-out".|
|Breeding||Unreported in the aquarium.|
|Breeding Reports||There is no breeding report.|
|Reference||Zootaxa 4299 (no. 3), pp 354, Fig. 14.|
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|Last Update||2017 Aug 02 10:57 (species record created: 2017 Jul 27 23:34)|