Cat-eLog Right Arrow Loricariidae Right Arrow Hypostominae Right Arrow Hypostomus

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Scientific NameHypostomus dlouhyi  Weber, 1985
Common Name
Type Localitysystème du Rio Paraná, sur un bras du lac deretenue du Rio Yguazú [non Iguaçu, Brésil] à la hauteur de la localité Juan E. O’Leary, 25°25'30''Sud, 55°20'W (Ouest), Paraguay, dèp. Alto Parana.
Pronunciationhi POSS tow muss
EtymologyGreek, hypo = under + Greek, stoma = mouth. 
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Size 245mm or 9.6" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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DistributionYguazú River basin in middle Paraná River drainage, Paraguay
La Plata, Paraná, Yguazú (click on these areas to find other species found there)
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ReferencesRevue Suisse de Zoologie v. 92 (no. 4)
Registered KeepersNone.
Breeding ReportsNone.
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Last Update2013 Jan 21 21:14 (species record created: 2011 Sep 22 13:03)