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Sorubim lima (Shovel-nosed catfish; Lima shovelnose; Duckbill catfish; Catfish)

Synonyms: Platystoma lima; Platystoma luceri; Silurus lima; Sorubim latirostris
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Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Mamirauá Sustainable Development Reserve State Sustainable Development Reserve VI 3260792 Amazonas, Brazil  
Manú National Park II 4213523 Cusco, Peru  
Noel Kempff Mercado National Park II 4006523 Bolivia  
Otishi National Park 760925 Peru  
Reserva de la Biosfera de Yasuni Biosphere Reserve 4156313 Ecuador  

Prey / Diet

Bosminopsis deitersi[1]
Ceriodaphnia cornuta[1]
Keratella americana[1]
Moina micrura[1]

Predators

Stegophilus insidiosus (Catfish)[1]

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Genarchella genarchella <Unverified Name>[2]
Goezeella nupeliensis <Unverified Name>[2]
Hapladena ovalis[1]
Manaosia bracodemoca <Unverified Name>[2]
Nupelia portoricensis <Unverified Name>[2]
Nupelia portoriquensis <Unverified Name>[2]
Paramonticellia itaipuensis <Unverified Name>[2]
Schikhobalotrema pomacentri[1]
Schikhobalotrema sparisomae[1]
Spasskyellina spinulifera <Unverified Name>[2]
Spatulifer maringaensis <Unverified Name>[2]
Urocleidoides megorchis <Unverified Name>[2]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

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Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Acquario di Genova
Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens
Johannesburg Zoological Gardens
John G. Shedd Aquarium
Marwell Wildlife
Nat'l Mississippi River Museum & Aquar
Nat'l Zoological Gardens of S. Africa
Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo
Ouwehand Zoo
Parque Zoologico Huachipa
Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium
Rostock Zoologischer Garten
St. Paul's Como Zoo
Universeum Science Center
Wildlife World Zoo
Zoological Society of London

Distribution

Amazon; America, South - Inland waters; Argentina; Bolivia; Brazil; Colombia; Ecuador; Magdalena; Marañón; Neotropical; Orinoco; Paraguay; Paraná; Peru; South America: Amazon, Orinoco, Paraná and Parnaíba River basins. Syntopic with <i>S. elongatus</i> in the Orinoco basin and with <i>S. elongatus</i> and <i>S. maniradii</i> in the upper Amazon drainage of Brazil, Ecuador, Peru, and Bolivia (Ref. 57983); South America: Amazon, Orinoco, Paraná and Parnaíba River basins. Syntopic with <i>S. elongatus</i> in the Orinoco basin and with <i>S. elongatus</i> and <i>S. maniradii</i> in the upper Amazon drainage of Brazil, Ecuador, Peru, and Bolivia (Ref. 57983).; Uruguay; Venezuela;

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by
1Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
2Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
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