Adult at El Palmar
An adult of Rhamdia laticauda at El Palmar, Hondo river drainage [Quintana Roo].Photo by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas. determiner Juan Miguel Artigas Azas




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Rhamdia laticauda (Kner, 1858)

Juil de Jamapa; Rock catfish.

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Original description as Pimelodus laticaudus:

  • Kner, Rudolf. 1858. "Ichthyologische Beitr├Ąge (II)". Sitzungsberichte der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften. Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftliche Classe. v. 26(n. 373), pp. 373-448 (ffm00485)

Conservation: Rhamdia laticauda is not evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species.