|Cat-eLog Data Sheet|
|Scientific Name||Ancistomus sp. (L208)|
|Common Names||L208, Karipuna Tiger Pleco |
|Size||150mm or 5.9" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.|
|Sexing||Males have a broader head than females. |
Females have a wider waist than males.
The genital papilla of males is more pointed.
|Distribution||Rio Jaciparaná, Rondônia, Brazil |
Amazon, Middle Amazon (Solimoes), Madeira, Jaci Paraná (click on these areas to find other species found there)
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|pH||5.5 - 7.5|
|Temperature||25.0-29.0°C or 77-84.2°F (Show species within this range)|
|Feeding||Herbivore and carnivore wafers, frozen food. User data.|
|Breeding||The fish breeds in caves. The male guards the brood. Males and females were about 130 mm in size. |
There were 52 eggs. The spawn occurred in the following water parameters:
Temperature 28°C, pH: 6.9
NO3: < 10 mg/l
KH: <1 °dH, GH: <1 °dH
Conductivity: 112 µS/cm
|Breeding Reports||There is no breeding report.|
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|Last Update||2022 Jan 19 10:18 (species record created: 2006 Mar 19 00:00)|