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Goslinia platynema
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(Boulenger 1898)

Slobbering catfish

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Scientific Name:
Goslinia platynema
Family/Order/Class:
Pimelodidae (Long-whiskered catfishes)
subFamily /
Siluriformes / Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes)
Common Name:
Slobbering catfish
Distribution:
South America: Amazon and Orinoco River basins.
Climate:
tropical
Environment:
demersal; freshwater
Description:
Appears to migrate during high water or flood season. Nothing is known of its feeding habits (Ref. 6868).
Reference: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. 2004. FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. www.fishbase.org, version (05/2004) and Burgess, W.E.. 1989.

Goslinia platynema is a Slobbering catfish

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