Ituglanis metae (Eigenmann, 1917)
Ituglanis metae
photo by Greco, F.M.

Family:  Trichomycteridae (Pencil or parasitic catfishes), subfamily: Trichomycterinae
Max. size:  7.8 cm NG (male/unsexed)
Environment:  benthopelagic; freshwater
Distribution:  South America: Colombia.
Diagnosis:   
Biology: 
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. (124695)
Threat to humans:  harmless
Country info:  Type locality: Barrigona, Colombia (Ref. 26282). Also Ref. 39970.

Entered by: Sa-a, Pascualita - 21.05.98
Modified by: Torres, Armi G. - 17.01.09
Checked by: Pinna, Mário de - 10.10.01

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