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

Jump to next section Summary of Sturisomatichthys
Etymology(German)Sturio=Sturgeon + (Greek)soma=body + (Greek) -ichthys=fish.
SizeSmallest 150mm, largest 250mm, average 199mm, most commonly 180mm. All SL.
SpeciesThere are 7 "species" in the database
Keepers5 species (71%) are being kept by registered keepers
New spp. / time
1750 1770 1790 1810 1830 1850 1870 1890 1910 1930 1950 1970 1990 2010 
Jump to next section Most Kept Species
1. Sturisomatichthys aureus (73.79%)
2. Sturisomatichthys leightoni (13.59%)
3. Sturisomatichthys sp. `COLOMBIA` (9.71%)
4. Sturisomatichthys sp. `RIO ATABAPO` (1.94%)
5. Sturisomatichthys tamanae (0.97%)

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Jump to next section Distribution of selected Sturisomatichthys species