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Scientific Name Pseudobunocephalus timbira  Leão, Carvalho, Reis & Wosiacki, 2019
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Type Locality Jundiá Creek, Mearim River basin, Alto Alegre do Pindaré, Maranhão, Brazil, 3°39'14"S, 45°42'19"W.
Etymology The generic name is a combination of the Greek word pseudes, meaning false or deceptive, plus the aspredinid genus Bunocephalus. It alludes to the fact that members of this genus have previously been mistaken for juveniles of various species of Bunocephalus
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IUCN Red List Category Not Evaluated
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Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Zootaxa 4586 (no. 1), pp 111, Figs. 1-2.
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Last Update 2019 Aug 08 12:56 (species record created: 2019 Apr 15 18:58)