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Pimelodella taenioptera – first record from Argentina

 Pimelodella taenioptera
Pimelodella taenioptera (photo from publication)

first record from Argentina:
Pimelodella taenioptera Miranda Ribeiro, 1914

type locality:
Brazil, Mato Grosso, Rio Sepotuba, Tapirapoan

distribution in Argentina:
Corrientes, río Paraná close to towns of Yahapé and Itá-Ibaté

published in:
Ruíz Díaz, F., P. Soneira, A. Almirón, J. Casciotta, A. Gonzalez & S. Sánchez (2008):
First record of Pimelodella taenioptera Miranda Ribeiro, 1914 (Siluriformes, Heptapteridae) from the río Paraná above río Paraguay confluence, Argentina.
Ichthyological Contributions of PecesCriollos 10: 1-4
available as pdf-file at since 07.v.2008

abstract (from publication):
Pimelodella taenioptera registered for the first time from the Argentinean bank of the río Paraná above its confluence with the río Paraguay. The specimens were captured close to Yahapé (27°22’12.1''S - 57°39’14.6''W) and Itá-Ibaté (27°25’49.7''S - 57°21’59.9''W) towns below Yaciretá dam. Pimelodella taenioptera is sympatric with P. gracilis and P. laticeps.


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