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Jump to next section Summary of Pseudostegophilus
Pronounced Sue doh STEG oh fill uss
Etymology Pseudostegophilus: From the Greek pseudes, meaning false, stego, meaning cover and philein, meaning to like; in reference to the resemblance to Stegophilus ("lover of cover", in reference to the secretive nature), another trichomycterid genus.
Size Smallest 54mm, largest 120mm, average 77mm, most commonly 120mm. All SL.
Species There are 4 "species" in the database
Keepers 1 species (25%) are being kept by registered keepers
New spp. / time
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Jump to next section Most Kept Species
1. Pseudostegophilus nemurus (100%)
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