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|Scientific Name||Loricaria cuffyi Londoño-Burbano, Urbano-Bonilla & Thomas, 2020|
|Type Locality||Ireng River, 6.9 km west-south-west of Karasabai, Takutu River - Negro River drainage, Rupununi Region 9, Guyana, 4°01'10"N, 59°36'06"W.|
|Pronunciation||lorry CAR ee ah|
|Etymology||(Latin)Lorica, Loricare = cuirass of corslet of leather (a suit of armour made of leather).|
|Identification||When young, Loricaria spp. can be differentiated from the similar Rineloricaria spp. by their more feathered sucker-mouths. In adults this difference is considerably more evident.|
Guyana Waters, Coastal Rivers of Guyanas, Essequibo (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Orinoco, Upper Orinoco (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Amazon, Middle Amazon (Solimoes), Negro, Upper Negro (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Amazon, Middle Amazon (Solimoes), Negro, Lower Negro, Branco (Roraima), Upper Branco (Roraima), Ireng (click on these areas to find other species found there)
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|IUCN Red List Category||Not Evaluated|
|Breeding Reports||There is no breeding report.|
|Reference||Journal of Fish Biology v. 98 (no. 1), pp 2, Figs. 2a, 3a-b, 4-5.|
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|Last Update||2021 Aug 31 11:23 (species record created: 2020 Oct 02 07:25)|