Rineloricaria misionera

The Rineloricaria misionera lives in the demersal, freshwater environment.

Rineloricaria misionera is a new species from the ParanĂ¡ and Uruguay River basins, Misiones, Argentina. More

The new plec, which has been named Rineloricaria misionera, was described in the systematics journal Zootaxa by Monica Rodriguez of the Museo de la Plata in Buenos Aires and Amalia Miquelarena of the Institute of Limnology in Buenos Aires. More

Rineloricaria misionera Rodriguez & Miquelarena, 2005 is the only species currently known from this basin. The new species are diagnosed mainly by abdominal plates arrangement, color pattern, extension of the anterior snout naked area, and fins length. More

Order : Siluriformes
Family : Loricariidae
Genus : Rineloricaria
Species : Rineloricaria misionera
Authority : Rodriguez & Miquelarena,2005