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Scientific Name Paralithoxus jariensis  (Silva, Covain, Oliveira & Roxo, 2017)
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Type Locality Rio Itapuru, cachoeira de São Raimundo, rio Jari, rio Amazonas basin, municipality of Laranjal do Jari, Amapá State, Brazil, 00°33'59"S, 52°34'40"W.
Pronunciation PAH rah lith OX uss
Etymology Greek: Para = The side of + lithos = stone + oxys = sharp. 
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Identification .
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Distribution
Amazon, Jari, Itapuru (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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IUCN Red List Category Not Evaluated
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Furniture All species of Paralithoxus are adapted to high-energy waters, occupying cracks or crevices on rocks in clear fast-moving rivers with rapids and rocky/sandy substrates.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Zootaxa 4347 (no. 1), pp 154, Fig. 2.
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Last Update 2019 Nov 05 12:15 (species record created: 2019 Nov 04 15:30)