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Dasyloricaria filamentosa (Whiptail catfish)

Synonyms: Loricaria filamentosa
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Wikipedia Abstract

Whiptail catfish (Dasyloricaria filamentosa) is a species of armored catfish endemic to Colombia where it is found in the Magdalena River basin and is suspected to also occur in the Catatumbo River. This species grows to a length of 26 centimetres (10 in) SL. D. filamentosa is found in the aquarium trade.
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Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Artis Zoo
Permskii Zoologicheskii Sad
Riga Zoo


America, South - Inland waters; Colombia; Magdalena; Neotropical; South America: Magdalena River basin and possibly the Catatumbo River.; Venezuela;

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