Overview

Comprehensive Description

Biology

Inhabits rivers (Ref. 12251). Maximum length 16.0 cm (Ref. 40602).
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Distribution

South America: Atrato, San Juan and Baudó River basins in Colombia.
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Atrato, San Juan and Baudó River basins, Colombia.
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Physical Description

Size

Max. size

8.0 cm TL (male/unsexed; (Ref. 36377)); 12 cm TL (female)
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Ecology

Habitat

Environment

benthopelagic; freshwater; pH range: 5.5 - 6.7; dH range: 0 - 3
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Life History and Behavior

Life Cycle

Spawn up to120 eggs on flat stones; both parents care for eggs and larvae (Ref. 40602).
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Conservation

Threats

Not Evaluated
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