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Scientific NameCordylancistrus tayrona  Provenzano, Milani & Ardila Rodríguez, 2017
Common Name
Type LocalityBadillo River, tributary of Cesar River, north of Valledupar, Magdalena River basin, Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, Departamento Cesar, Colombia, approximately 10°12'N, 66°05'W.
Etymology(Greek)Kordyle = Club, swelling + (Greek) agkistron = hook, referring to its wide head. 
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ReferencesZootaxa 4329 (no. 3), pp 257, Figs. 1, 2a.
Registered KeepersNone.
Breeding ReportsNone.
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Last Update2018 Jan 25 11:36 (species record created: 2017 Oct 16 09:27)