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Scientific Name Tatia akroa  Souza e Souza, Sarmento-Soares, Canto & Ribeiro, 2020
Common Name
Type Locality Rio Perdida, rio Tocantins basin, Tocantins State, Brazil, 9°11'23.44"S, 47°15'59.14"W.
Pronunciation TA tee ah
Etymology Tatia: Named after the ichthyologist C. Tate Regan. 
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Sexing Mature males exhibit modified anal fin copulatory organ.
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Amazon, Lower Amazon, Tocantins, Upper Tocantins, Sono, Perdida (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Amazon, Lower Amazon, Tocantins, Upper Tocantins, Paran√£ (Tocantins), Palma (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 As the common name for this family, woodcat, implies, these fish like pieces of wood with crevices and gaps to squeeze into.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Neotropical Ichthyology v. 18 (no. 1) e190111, pp Figs. 1-5.
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Last Update 2020 Aug 08 09:09 (species record created: 2020 Apr 17 19:52)