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Down arrow Summary of Pseudobunocephalus
Etymology The generic name is a combination of the Greek word pseudes, meaning false or deceptive, plus the aspredinid genus Bunocephalus. It alludes to the fact that members of this genus have previously been mistaken for juveniles of various species of Bunocephalus.
Size Smallest 29mm, largest 59mm, average 39mm, most commonly 59mm. All SL.
Species There are 7 "species" in the database
Keepers 2 species (28%) are being kept by registered keepers
New spp. / time
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Down arrow Most Kept Species
1. Pseudobunocephalus amazonicus (69.23%)
2. Pseudobunocephalus quadriradiatus (30.77%)
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Down arrow Distribution of selected Pseudobunocephalus species

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