Dekeyseria amazonica Rapp Py-Daniel, 1985
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Family:  Loricariidae (Armored catfishes), subfamily: Hypostominae
Max. size:  17.8 cm SL (male/unsexed); max.weight: 89.6 g
Environment:  demersal; freshwater
Distribution:  South America: mainly Solimões River basin and also in the middle and lower Amazon River basin, Brazil.
IUCN Red List Status: Least Concern (LC); Date assessed: 07 November 2018 Ref. (126983)
Threat to humans:  harmless

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