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|Cat-eLog Data Sheet|
|Scientific Name||Centromochlus bockmanni (Sarmento-Soares & Buckup, 2005)|
|Type Locality||Rio São Francisco, downstream from Três Marias Dam, Minas Gerais State, Brazil.|
|Pronunciation||cent row MOCK luss|
|Etymology||Centromochlus: From the Greek kenteo, meaning sting and mochlos, meaning lever or crowbar; in reference to the long spines.|
|Furniture||As the common name for this family, woodcat, implies, these fish like pieces of wood with crevices and gaps to squeeze into. Larger specimens will gregariously take refuge in pipes.|
|Breeding Reports||There is no breeding report.|
|References||Copeia 2005 (no. 4), pp 847, Figs. 1-3.|
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|Last Update||2018 Sep 15 02:26 (species record created: 2018 Sep 09 19:44)|