All Fishes Data Sheet Scientific Name (Pereira & Reis, 2002) Pareiorhaphis eurycephalus Common Name Type Locality Creek tributary of rio Canoas, east of vila São José, on road to serra do Corvo Branco, 28°03'33 Species Information Size
63mm or 2.5" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
Identification Pareiorhaphis 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. Habitat Information Distribution South America: rio Canoas in Santa Catarina, Brazil.
(Click the map-icon to show/hide map of species distribution) Further Information References Ichthyological Exploration of Freshwaters v. 13 (no. 2), pp 131, Fig. 21. Registered Keepers None. Breeding Reports None. Look up
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