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Cathorops tuyra
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treatment citation Alexandre P. Marceniuk & NaƩrcio A. Menezes, 2007, Systematics of the family Ariidae (Ostariophysi, Siluriformes), with a redefinition of the genera., Zootaxa 1416, pp. 1-126: 46
publication ID z01416p001
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persistent identifier http://treatment.plazi.org/id/C587C46D-4A29-EDF3-069C-46A01B614DC3
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Cathorops tuyra (Meek & Hildebrand, 1923)

Arius tuyraZBK 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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