All FishesLoricariidaeNeoplecostominaePareiorhaphis

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Scientific NamePareiorhaphis cerosa  (Miranda Ribeiro, 1951)
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Type LocalityNo locality.
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IdentificationPareiorhaphis species are primarily diagnosed from remaining neoplecostomines by having the canal plate firmly articulated to the preopercle, and by a series of sexually-dimorphic features of hypertrophied odontodes of adult males, giving the fish a hispid appearance.
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ReferencesArquivos do Museu Nacional de Rio de Janeiro v. 42 (no. 1), pp xxxix.
Registered KeepersNone.
Breeding ReportsNone.
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Last Update2017 Jun 07 11:41 (species record created: 2017 Jun 01 17:03)