All Fishes Data Sheet Scientific Name Pereira, Lehmann A. & Reis, 2012 Pareiorhaphis ruschii Common Name Type Locality Córrego Lombardia, ca. 1 km northeast of the Reserva Biológica Augusto Ruschi, tributary to rio Piraqué-Açu, 19°52'26"S, 40°32'08"W, Santa Teresa Municipality, Espírito Santo State, Brazil. Species Information 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
(Click the map-icon to show/hide map of species distribution) Further Information References Neotropical Ichthyology v. 10 (no. 3), pp 540, Figs. 1, 2 3b,4. Registered Keepers None. Breeding Reports None. Look up
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