Trinectes hubbsbollinger Duplain, Chapleau & Munroe, 2012

Family:  Achiridae (American soles)
Max. size:  7.04 cm SL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  demersal; freshwater
Distribution:  South America: upper Río San Juan and Río Condoto in Colombia.
Diagnosis:  Dorsal soft rays (total): 57-63; Anal soft rays: 43-46; Vertebrae: 29-30. Diagnosed from all congeners by the following characters: ocular-side lower lip with short fimbriae with one or two branches; 57-63 dorsal-fin rays; 43-46 anal-fin rays; 5 pelvic-fin rays; body depth in SL 51.1-55.0%; brownish ocular side with irregular paler or darker patches; 8 or fewer, faintly pigmented, transverse chromatophore lines on the ocular-side of the body; absence of cirri on the scaleless area surrounding the ocular-side anterior naris; not numerous long fleshy tentacles on the blind side of the head (vs. numerous in Trinectes paulistanus ); and absence of rays in the ocular-side pectoral fin (Ref. 91752).
IUCN Red List Status: Data deficient (DD); Date assessed: 10 October 2014 Ref. (130435)
Threat to humans:  harmless

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