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Scientific Name Ageneiosus apiaka  Ribeiro, Rapp Py-Daniel & Walsh, 2017
Common Name
Type Locality Rio Tapajós, Rio Teles Pires, below Sete Quedas, Jacareacanga, Pará, Brazil, 09°18'42"S, 56°46'47"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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IUCN Red List Category Not Evaluated
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Breeding Unreported in the aquarium.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Journal of Fish Biology, pp 13, Figs. 4-5.
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Last Update 2019 Oct 24 11:23 (species record created: 2019 Oct 23 19:30)