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  • Platydoras birindellii
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Scientific Name Platydoras birindellii  Sousa, Chaves, Akama, Zuanon & Sabaj, 2018
Common Name Xingú-tornmalle (Denmark)
Type Locality Rio Xingu, Pedra Preta, São Félix do Xingu, Pará, Brazil, 6°57'31"S, 52°15'27"W.
Pronunciation pla tee doh russ
Etymology Platydoras: From the Greek platys, meaning flat, and doras, meaning skin (also a word commonly used in forming generic names for doradids); in reference to the depressed head. 
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References for 2017], pp 2, Figs. 1-2, 3C-F, 6 [Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 166 (no. 1).
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Last Update 2018 Oct 18 01:16 (species record created: 2018 Jul 04 11:23)