Overview

Distribution

South America: Lake Maracaibo basin.
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Lake Maracaibo basin, Venezuela.
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Physical Description

Size

Maximum size: 305 mm SL
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Max. size

30.5 cm SL (male/unsexed; (Ref. 26543))
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Type Information

Paratype for Loricaria gymnogaster lagoichthys
Catalog Number: USNM 121101
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Collector(s): L. Schultz
Year Collected: 1942
Locality: Venez: Rio Palmar At Bridge 70 km. S.W. of Maracaibo, Zulia, Venezuela, South America
  • Paratype: Schultz, L. P. 1944. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 94 (3172): 331, 13.
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Paratype for Loricaria gymnogaster lagoichthys
Catalog Number: USNM 121100
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Collector(s): L. Schultz
Year Collected: 1942
Locality: Venez: Rio Negro Below Mth. of Rio Yasa, Maracaibo Basin, Venezuela, South America
  • Paratype: Schultz, L. P. 1944. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 94 (3172): 331, 13.
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Paratype for Loricaria gymnogaster lagoichthys
Catalog Number: USNM 121099
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Collector(s): L. Schultz
Year Collected: 1943
Locality: Venez: Rio Apon About 35 km. S. of Rosario, Maracaibo Basin, Venezuela, South America
  • Paratype: Schultz, L. P. 1944. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 94 (3172): 331, 13.
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Paratype for Loricaria gymnogaster lagoichthys
Catalog Number: USNM 121098
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Collector(s): L. Schultz
Year Collected: 1942
Locality: Venez: Rio Motatan At Bridge 22 km. N. of Motatan, Venezuela, South America
  • Paratype: Schultz, L. P. 1944. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 94 (3172): 331, 13.
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Paratype for Loricaria gymnogaster lagoichthys
Catalog Number: USNM 121097
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Collector(s): L. Schultz
Year Collected: 1942
Locality: Venez: Rio Socuy 3 km. Above Mth. Maracaibo Basin, Venezuela, South America
  • Paratype: Schultz, L. P. 1944. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 94 (3172): 331, 13.
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Paratype for Loricaria gymnogaster lagoichthys
Catalog Number: USNM 121096
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Collector(s): L. Schultz
Year Collected: 1942
Locality: Venez: Rio Palmar, Near Totumba, Ab. No km. S.W. of Maracaibo, Venezuela, South America
  • Paratype: Schultz, L. P. 1944. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 94 (3172): 331, 13.
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Paratype for Loricaria gymnogaster lagoichthys
Catalog Number: USNM 121095
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Collector(s): L. Schultz
Year Collected: 1942
Locality: Venez: Rio Motatan 8 km. Below Motatan, Venezuela, South America
  • Paratype: Schultz, L. P. 1944. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 94 (3172): 331, 13.
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Paratype for Loricaria gymnogaster lagoichthys
Catalog Number: USNM 121094
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Collector(s): L. Schultz
Year Collected: 1942
Locality: Venez: Rio Jimelles 12 km. East of Motatan, Trib of Rio Mattan Maracaibo Basin, Venezuela, South America
  • Paratype: Schultz, L. P. 1944. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 94 (3172): 331, 13.
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Paratype for Loricaria gymnogaster lagoichthys
Catalog Number: USNM 121093
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Collector(s): L. Schultz
Year Collected: 1942
Locality: Venez: Cano 1/2 Mile West of Sinamaica, Venezuela, South America
  • Paratype: Schultz, L. P. 1944. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 94 (3172): 331, 13.
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Holotype for Loricaria gymnogaster lagoichthys
Catalog Number: USNM 121092
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Preparation: Photograph; Illustration; Radiograph
Collector(s): L. Schultz
Year Collected: 1942
Locality: Venez: Rio Palmar Near Totuma About 100 km. Southwest of Maracaibo., Venezuela, South America
  • Holotype: Schultz, L. P. 1944. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 94 (3172): 331, 13.
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Paratype for Loricaria gymnogaster lagoichthys
Catalog Number: USNM 121091
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Collector(s): L. Schultz
Year Collected: 1942
Locality: Venez: Lago Maracaibo, 1 km. Off Pueblo Viejo (Gill Net), Venezuela, South America
  • Paratype: Schultz, L. P. 1944. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 94 (3172): 331, 13.
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Ecology

Habitat

Environment

demersal; freshwater
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Conservation

Threats

Not Evaluated
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