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  • Pareiorhaphis lineata
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Scientific NamePareiorhaphis lineata  Pereira, Pessali, Andrade & Reis, 2017
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Type LocalityRio Itacambiruçu, rio Jequitinhonha basin, Grão Mogol, Minas Gerais, Brazil, 16°35'51.6"S, 42°50'15.4"W.
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IdentificationPareiorhaphis 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.
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ReferencesNeotropical Ichthyology v. 15 (no. 3) e170007, pp 2, Figs. 1, 2, 6a,b.
Registered KeepersNone.
Breeding ReportsNone.
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Last Update2018 Jan 06 02:32 (species record created: 2017 Sep 28 19:49)