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Scientific Name Trichomycterus wiwa  Ardila Rodríguez, 2018
Common Name
Type Locality Río Marocaso, afluente del río Ranchería parte alta, Corregimiento de Marocaso, municipio de San Juan del Cesar, Departamento de la Guajira, Colombia, elevation 450 meters.
Pronunciation trick oh mick terr uss.
Etymology Trichomycterus: From the Greek trichos, meaning hair and mykter, meaning nose; in reference to the barbels. 
Down Habitat Information
IUCN Red List Category Not Evaluated
Down Husbandry Information
Feeding This genus takes live or frozen food is well accepted, as is commerical dry prepared foods. Be careful not to overfeed. In nature, they feed on small invertebrates living at the bottom. User data.
Breeding Unreported in the aquarium.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
Down Further Information
Reference Barranquilla, Departamento del Atlántico No. 12, pp 7, Fig. 1.
Registered Keepers There is no registered keeper.
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Last Update 2024 May 26 01:11 (species record created: 2024 May 25 10:01)