Farlowella amazonum

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Farlowella amazonum
Not evaluated (IUCN 3.1)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Siluriformes
Family: Loricariidae
Subfamily: Loricariinae
Tribe: Harttiini
Genus: Farlowella
Species: F. amazonum
Binomial name
Farlowella amazonum
(Günther, 1864)

Farlowella platorhynchus Retzer & Page, 1997

Farlowella amazonum is a species of armored catfish native to Argentina and Brazil where it is found in Tocantins, La Plata and Amazon basins. This species grows to a length of 22.5 centimetres (8.9 in) SL.