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Scientific NameHypostomus velhochico  Zawadzki, Oyakawa & Britski, 2017
Common Name
Type LocalityMunicipality of São João das Missões, unknown name stream, tributary of rio Itacarambi, Brazil, 14°53'6.8"S, 44°5'20.4"W.
Pronunciationhi POSS tow muss
EtymologyGreek, hypo = under + Greek, stoma = mouth. 
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ReferencesZootaxa 4344 (no. 3), pp 561, Figs. 1-3.
Registered KeepersNone.
Breeding ReportsNone.
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Last Update2018 Feb 23 03:47 (species record created: 2017 Nov 07 23:11)