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Scientific Name Leptodoras oyakawai  Birindelli, Sousa & Sabaj Pérez, 2008
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Type Locality Rio Jamanxim (Tapajós), at Prainha, near Novo Progresso, 7°03'51"S, 55°26'28"W, Novo Progresso, Pará, Brazil.
Etymology Leptodoras: From the Greek leptos, meaning slender, and doras, meaning skin (also a word commonly used in forming generic names for doradids); in reference to the shape. 
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References Neotropical Ichthyology v. 6 (no. 3), pp 466, Figs. 1-12.
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Last Update 2018 Sep 15 02:29 (species record created: 2018 Sep 11 10:12)