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Scientific Name Chasmocranus lopezae  Miranda Ribeiro, 1968
Common Name
Type Locality Corrego Quente-Cubatão?, Estado de São Paulo, Brazil.
Synonym(s) Chasmocranus lopezi
Pronunciation chaz moe kran uss
Etymology Chasmocranus: Greek, chanos, -eos, ous, and chasma, -atos = abyss, mouth opened, inmensity + Greek, kranion = skull. 
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Size 54mm or 2.1" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution South America: Brazil.
Sao Paulo State Rivers (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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IUCN Red List Category Least Concern, range map and more is available on the IUCN species page. Last assessed 2018.
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Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Boletim do Museu Nacional, Zoologia (Brazil) No. 248, pp1.
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Last Update 2022 Jul 13 17:42 (species record created: 2013 Feb 12 16:38)