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Scientific Name Entomocorus melaphareus  Akama & Ferraris, 2003
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Type Locality Left bank of Amazon River, 2°13'46.2"S, 54°01'27.6"W, Costa do Curuá, Monte Alegre, Pará State, Brazil.
Pronunciation ent tow MOCK oh russ
Etymology Entomocorus: From the Greek, entome, meaning notch, and kopus, meaning helmet - "notched helmet". 
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Size 59mm or 2.3" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution South America: Amazon River.

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IUCN Red List Category Not Evaluated
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Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Neotropical Ichthyology v. 1 (no. 2), pp 78, Figs. 1-2.
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Last Update 2021 Jan 10 07:52 (species record created: 2021 Jan 09 16:39)