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Down arrow Summary of Aspidoras
Pronounced ass pee DOOR ass
Etymology Aspidoras: From the Greek aspis, meaning shield and doras, meaning skin; in reference to the bony plates.
Size Smallest 21mm, largest 54mm, average 36mm, most commonly 35mm. All SL.
Species There are 37 "species" in the database
Keepers 22 species (59%) are being kept by registered keepers
New spp. / time
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Distribution

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Down arrow Most Kept Species
1. Aspidoras spilotus (25.51%)
2. Aspidoras pauciradiatus (17%)
3. Aspidoras albater (10.93%)
4. Aspidoras sp. (Cw052) (10.12%)
5. Aspidoras sp. (C118) (7.69%)
6. Aspidoras sp. (C035) (4.86%)
7. Aspidoras taurus (4.86%)
8. Aspidoras poecilus (3.24%)
9. Aspidoras fuscoguttatus (3.24%)
10. Aspidoras sp. (Cw126) (2.02%)
11. Aspidoras cf. rochai (1.62%)
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