|Cat-eLog Data Sheet|
|Scientific Name||Pseudancistrus sp. (L056)|
|Etymology||Greek, pseudes = false + Greek, agkistron = hook or barb. "False Ancistrus", meaning that it is like an Ancistrus, but yet not quite.|
|Size||130mm (5.1") SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp. |
|Identification||Pseudancistrus is the only genus of the Ancistrini (former Ancistrinae) that lacks evertible cheek plates. Because of this characteristic, it has at times been placed in the Hypostominae.|
|Distribution||South America: Brazil, AmapÃ¡, Rio Araguari
Amapa State Waters, Araguari (Amapa) (click on these areas to find other species found there) (Click the map-icon to show/hide map of species distribution)
|Registered Keepers||(1) Krissy, (2) junglejason (k: 10), (3) mouyichen, (4) recumbent.
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|Last Update||2006 Dec 09 07:10 (species record created: 2004 May 15 00:00)|