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|Scientific Name||Loricaria birindellii Thomas & Sabaj Pérez, 2010|
|Common Names||L010, Xingu Lipbrooder|
|Type Locality||Rio Curuá, Iriri-Xingu drainage, near town of Castelo dos Sonhos, 8°19'07''S, 55°05'23''W, Altamira Municipality, Pará State, Brazil.|
|Pronunciation||lorry CAR ee ah|
|Etymology||(Latin)Lorica, Loricare = cuirass of corslet of leather (a suit of armour made of leather).|
|Size||239mm or 9.4" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.|
|Identification||When young, Loricaria spp. can be differentiated from the similar Rineloricaria spp. by their more feathered sucker-mouths. In adults this difference is considerably more evident.|
|Distribution||South America: Brazil, Pará, Altamira Municipality, Rio Curuá, Iriri-Xingu drainage, near town of Castelo dos Sonhos
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|Breeding||Unreported but will, very likely, be a lipbrooder.|
|Breeding Reports||There is no breeding report.|
|Reference||Copeia 2010 (no. 2), pp 276, Figs. 2, 3B, 4B-C, 5, 6.|
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|Last Update||2019 Oct 13 03:35 (species record created: 2010 Jun 06 15:17)|