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|Scientific Name||Farlowella hahni Meinken, 1937|
|Common Name||Twig Catfish|
|Type Locality||Western branch of the mouth of Río Paraguay, 14 km north-northeast of Corrientes (Prov. Chaco, Argentina).|
|Pronunciation||far LOW ella|
|Etymology||This genus is named after W. G. Farlow, from Harvard University.|
|Size||201mm or 7.9" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.|
|Identification||A key to the genus Farlowella can be found here.|
|Distribution||South America: Middle Paraná River basin.
La Plata, Paraná (click on these areas to find other species found there)
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|IUCN Red List Category||Not Evaluated|
|Suggested Tankmates||Smaller Tetras or Rasboras are suitably mannered - perhaps hatchetfish are best. Avoid fast or "nippy" fishes such as Danios or Barbs. Will do well with Corydoras catfish, but larger catfish or cichlids are to be avoided.|
|Breeding Reports||There is no breeding report.|
|Reference||Blätter für Aquarien- und Terrarienkunde v. 48 (no. 4), pp 77, Fig. 2.|
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|Last Update||2021 Sep 01 14:52 (species record created: 2005 May 20 00:00)|