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Scientific Name Gladioglanis anacanthus  Rocha, de Oliveira & Rapp Py-Daniel, 2008
Common Name
Type Locality Nova Aripuanã, rio Aripuanã, lake on Mamão Island, 6°08'48''S, 60°11'50''W, Amazonas, Brazil.
Etymology The specific name anacanthus is derived from the Latin an (absence) and canthus (spine) in allusion to the absence of its dorsal-fin spine.
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Size 26mm or 1" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution South America: known only from the type locality, Lago do Mamão, rio Aripuanã basin in Amazonas, Brazil.
Amazon, Middle Amazon (Solimoes), Madeira, Aripuanã (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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IUCN Red List Category Not Evaluated
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Breeding Unreported.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Neotropical Ichthyology v. 6 (no. 3), pp 434, Figs. 1-2.
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Last Update 2019 Oct 13 02:23 (species record created: 2008 Dec 28 08:31)