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Comprehensive Description

    Biology
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    Inhabits sandy-bottomed streams. Probably attains up to 4 cm (Ref. 12693).

Morphology

    Morphology
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    Dorsal soft rays (total): 16; Analsoft rays: 8

Diagnostic Description

    Diagnostic Description
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    Distinguished from its only congener T. baenzigeri by having 12 1/2 branched dorsal rays (versus 9-10 1/2); anus situated under branched dorsal rays 6-7; distance from anus to anal fin origin less than length of base of dorsal fin (Ref. 39226). With a few large dark spots on a nearly white background (Ref. 12693).

Threats

    Threats
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    Least Concern (LC)