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  • Corydoras(ln1) ourastigma
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Scientific Name Corydoras(ln1) ourastigma  Nijssen, 1972
Common Name Long Nosed Smudge Spot Cory
Type Locality Rio Iquiri at road from R. Branco village to Abuna, Rio Purus system, Acre, Brazil.
Pronunciation oor ah STIGG mah
Etymology This specific epithet literally means tail (oura=tail) spot (stigma=spot) and refers to the dark blotch in the caudal peduncle region.
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Size 65mm or 2.6" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution South America: Brazil: Rio Iquiri, Rio Purus system
Amazon, Middle Amazon (Solimoes), Purus (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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Temperature 24.0-26.0°C or 75.2-78.8°F (Show species within this range)
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Breeding Unreported.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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References Neth. J. Zool.v. 21 (no. 4) - pp428 - Fig. 8
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Last Update 2019 Jul 16 19:09 (species record created: 2001 Apr 30 00:00)