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Scientific Name Pimelodella macrocephala  (Miles, 1943)
Common Name
Type Locality Valle del Cauca, Colombia.
Pronunciation pim ee LOW dell ah
Etymology Diminutive latinized of greek, pimele = fat + Greek, odous, odella = little teeth. 
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Size 26mm or 1" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution South America: Cauca River basin, Colombia.
Colombia Caribbean Rivers, Magdalena, Cauca (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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IUCN Red List Category Vulnerable, range map and more is available on the IUCN species page. Last assessed 2014.
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Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Publicaciones de la Secretaria de Agricultura y Fomento del Departamento, Cali 1943, pp 25.
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Last Update 2020 Oct 04 00:54 (species record created: 2019 Jan 17 10:53)