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Scientific NameHypostomus yaku  Martins, Langeani & Zawadzki, 2014
Common Name
Type LocalityGoiás State, município de Rio Quente, upper rio Paraná basin, rio Paranaíba drainage, tributary of rio Piracanjuba, rio Quente basin, near water treatment station, 17°46'32"S, 48°45'56"W, elevation 618 meters.
Pronunciationhi POSS tow muss
EtymologyGreek, hypo = under + Greek, stoma = mouth. 
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Ceará State Rivers, Jaguaribe (click on these areas to find other species found there)
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ReferencesNeotropical Ichthyology v. 12 (no. 4), pp 2 [730], Figs. 1-3.
Registered KeepersNone.
Breeding ReportsNone.
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Last Update2018 Jan 31 11:29 (species record created: 2011 Sep 07 13:42)