Cat-eLog Right Arrow Loricariidae Right Arrow Hemiloricaria

Jump to next section Cat-eLog Data Sheet
Scientific Name Hemiloricaria wolfei  (Fowler, 1940)
Common Name White Spined Whiptail
Type Locality Contamana, Río Ucayali basin, Peru.
Synonym(s) Rineloricaria wolfei
Pronunciation hem ee lorry CAR ee ah.
Jump to next section Species Information
Size 149mm or 5.9" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
Jump to next section Habitat Information
Distribution Ucayali River basin, Peru.
Amazon, Upper Amazon, Marañón, Ucayali (click on these areas to find other species found there)

Log in to view species occurence data on a map.
Jump to next section Husbandry Information
Breeding Reports There is but a single breeding report, read it here.
Jump to next section Further Information
References Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 91 (for 1939)
Registered Keepers Keeping this species? Why not .
There are 4 registered keepers, view all "my cats" data.
Wishlists Love this species? Click the heart to add it to your wish list.
There is no wish to keep this species.
Spotters Spotted this species somewhere? Click the binoculars!
There are 2 records of this fish being seen, view them all.
More on Hemiloricaria wolfei
Look up Look up Hemiloricaria wolfei on
BBCode (use in forum posts)
(species permalink)
Get or print a QR code for this species profile, or try our LFS label creator.
Hits 6319 hits.
Last Update 2012 Jun 07 14:47 (species record created: 2010 Jun 03 13:17)