Cat-eLog Right Arrow Loricariidae Right Arrow Loricariinae Right Arrow The genus Sturisomatichthys

Jump to next section Summary of Sturisomatichthys
Etymology(German)Sturio=Sturgeon + (Greek)soma=body + (Greek) -ichthys=fish.
SizeSmallest 180mm, largest 250mm, average 212mm, most commonly 225mm. All SL.
SpeciesThere are 6 "species" in the database
Keepers4 species (66%) are being kept by registered keepers
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1. Sturisomatichthys leightoni (51.85%)
2. Sturisomatichthys sp. `COLOMBIA` (33.33%)
3. Sturisomatichthys tamanae (7.41%)
4. Sturisomatichthys sp. `RIO ATABAPO` (7.41%)

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Jump to next section Distribution of selected Sturisomatichthys species