Cat-eLog Right Arrow Heptapteridae Right Arrow Pimelodella

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Scientific Name Pimelodella peruana  Eigenmann & Myers, 1942
Common Name
Type Locality Inahuaya, Río Ucayali, Peru.
Pronunciation pim ee LOW dell ah
Etymology Diminutive latinized of greek, pimele = fat + Greek, odous, odella = little teeth. 
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Reference Fishes of western South America, pp 101, Pl. 3 (fig. 5).
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Last Update 2019 Aug 08 07:23 (species record created: 2019 Jan 17 11:01)