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Cathorops tuyra (Meek & Hildebrand, 1923)

Arius tuyra ZBK Meek & Hildebrand, 1923: 128, pl. 5. Type locality: Rio Tuyra, mouth of rio Yape , Darien , Panama(Pacific) . Holotype : USNM 79413 . Paratypes : FMNH 26711-12, 26713-15 , USNM 79 411-12, 79414 .

Distribution: Western Central and South America.

Countries: Panama, Colombia and Ecuador.

Habitat: Marine, brackish and fresh waters.

Maximum size: 230 mm TL.

Material examined: USNM 286466 (9 al) (2 es), Panama , rio Pirre, 3-5 miles above El Real , purchased (caught on line) ; USNM 292824 (5 al), Panama , rio Uruseca, 2 miles above El Real .


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