|Cat-eLog Data Sheet
|Peckoltia sp. `RIO SAN JULIAN`
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|Peckoltia: named after Gustavo Peckolt, member of the Natural History Commission of Rondon.
|130mm or 5.1" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
|Males develop small teeth-like odontodes which adorn the leading pectoral fin rays and the back half of the fishes body. Females remain unadorned and have a wider girth across the body most evident when the area just behind the pectoral fins is viewed from above.
|known from the Río San Julian and from the Río Palacio, in Dept. Santa Cruz, Bolivia.
|23.0-29.0°C or 73.4-84.2°F (Show species within this range)
|Rock piles and wood tangles. Plants are not vital.
|A medium sized pleco that can be combined with a very wide array of tankmates due to its unfussy nature. Perfectly safe with small fishes and shrimp or robust enough to withstand the attention of all but the largest cichlids.
|There is no breeding report.
|There is no registered keeper.
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|2011 Aug 29 13:40 (species record created: 2006 Aug 11 04:29)