Cat-eLog Right Arrow Heptapteridae Right Arrow Goeldiella

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Scientific NameGoeldiella eques  (Müller & Troschel, 1848)
Common NameHorsehead Pimelodid
Type LocalityGuyana.
Synonym(s)Pimelodus eques
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Size 289mm or 11.4" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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DistributionSouth America: Guyana and Amazon River basins.
Amazon (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Guyana Waters, Coastal Rivers of Guyanas (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Amazon, Upper Amazon, Nanay (click on these areas to find other species found there)
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ReferencesReisen British Guiana - pp628
Registered Keepers(1) Chrysichthys, (2) wonword, (3) Decker504, (4) jabones (k: 3), (5) CatfishPownage63.

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Breeding ReportsNone.
Article - CotM 2012 October
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Last Update2013 Jul 19 18:12 (species record created: 2003 Feb 21 00:00)