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Scientific Name Ageneiosus akamai  Ribeiro, Rapp Py-Daniel & Walsh, 2017
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Type Locality Rio Purus, Berurí, Amazonas, Brazil, 04°30'19"S, 62°03'50"W.
Pronunciation ah genie OH sus
Etymology Ageneiosus, from the Greek a, meaning without and genias, meaning beard in reference to the apparent lack of barbels. In fact, catfish of this genus have very short maxillary barbels that are almost indistinguishable to the human eye. 
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Breeding Unreported in the aquarium.
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Reference Journal of Fish Biology, pp 6, Figs. 2-3.
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Last Update 2019 Oct 26 05:12 (species record created: 2019 Oct 23 19:30)