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Doras micropoeus  (Eigenmann, 1912)

Image contributors to this species:

Mark Sabaj Pérez (2)  

ScotCat Sources:

Article Etymology = Genus

Other Sources:

Fishbase  Google Search  All Catfish Species Inventory

 

Relevant Information:

Nuchal foramina absent; anterior nuchal plate wide, laterally expanded and sutured to epioccipital (no suture between supraoccipital and middle nuchal plate) for the Doras genera.Midlateral plates becoming smaller anteriorly (D. micropoeus).

Common Name:

None

Synonyms:

Hemidoras micropoeus  

Family:

Doradidae blycipitidae

Distribution:

South America: British Guiana at Lama stop-off and Wismar on thr Demerara River

Size:

35cm. (14ins)

Temp:

22-25°C (71-77°F)

p.H.

6.5-7.0.

Reference:

ScotCat Article no. 57. Mark H. Sabaj; Key to Leptodoras and Select Related Taxa.

 

 

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                                                                                                   updated = September 15, 2017 © ScotCat 1997-2017