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  • Otocinclus sp. (2)
  • Otocinclus sp. (2)
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Scientific NameOtocinclus sp. (2)   
Common Name
Pronunciationauto SINK luss
EtymologyGreek, ous, oto = ear + Latin, cinclus = latticework; in allusion to the holes of the head in the ears. 
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IdentificationThis exciting new species may not actually belong to the genus Otocinclus; it's impossible to say for certain from the photographs.
SexingFemales are larger and broader especially when viewed from above.
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BreedingUnreported.
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Registered Keepers(1) Coryman.

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Breeding ReportsNone.
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Last Update2005 Dec 19 00:00 (species record created: 2005 Dec 19 00:00)