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Scientific Name Apistogramma rupununi  Fowler, 1914
Common Name Two-spot Apistogramma
Type Locality Rupununi River, Guyana, 2.5°N, 50°20'W (for map). According to original description: 2°-3°N, 50°20'W.
Pronunciation ah-PISST-oh-grah-mah
Etymology Apistogramma: Greek, apisto = uncertain + Greek, gramma = graphic signal. 
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Size 38mm or 1.5" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution South America: Amazon River basin, in the Branco River. Also known from the Rupununi River basin.
Amazon, Middle Amazon (Solimoes), Negro, Lower Negro, Branco (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Guyana Waters, Coastal Rivers of Guyanas, Essequibo, Rupununi (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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References Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 66, pp 277, Fig. 19
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Last Update 2015 Nov 20 03:44 (species record created: 2013 Jun 13 22:02)