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

Jump to next section Summary of Rineloricaria
Pronounced rhine lor ee kar ee ah.
Etymology Greek, rhinos = nose + Latin, lorica, loricare = cuirass of corslet of leather.
Size Smallest 50mm, largest 250mm, average 133mm, most commonly 100mm. All SL.
Species There are 84 "species" in the database
Keepers 31 species (36%) are being kept by registered keepers
New spp. / time
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Jump to next section Most Kept Species
1. Rineloricaria sp. (L010A) (36.88%)
2. Rineloricaria parva (17.87%)
3. Rineloricaria eigenmanni (11.6%)
4. Rineloricaria lanceolata (6.46%)
5. Rineloricaria beni (4.75%)
6. Rineloricaria fallax (4.18%)
7. Rineloricaria melini (3.42%)
8. Rineloricaria hasemani (2.28%)
9. Rineloricaria sp. `LORETO` (1.52%)
10. Rineloricaria formosa (1.33%)
11. Rineloricaria castroi (1.14%)

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Jump to next section Distribution of selected Rineloricaria species


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