|Cat-eLog Data Sheet|
|Scientific Name||Farlowella henriquei Miranda Ribeiro, 1918|
|Common Name||Crosshair Twig Catfish|
|Type Locality||Rio Vermelho, aff. do Araguaya (Sta. Rita das Antas) [Brazil].|
|Pronunciation||far LOW ella|
|Etymology||Named after W. G. Farlow, from Harvard University.|
|Size||165mm or 6.5" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.|
|Identification||In comparison to the relatively indistinct network patterning on the dorsal side of the rostrum, the ventral side has a characteristic crosshair pattern.|
|Distribution||Araguaia River basin, Brazil
Amazon, Lower Amazon, Tocantins, Lower Tocantins, Araguaia (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Log in to view species occurence data on a map.
|Suggested Tankmates||Small Tetras or Rasboras are suitably mannered - perhaps hatchetfish are best. Avoid fast or "nippy" fishes such as Danios or Barbs. Will do well with Corydoras catfish, but larger catfish or cichlids are to be avoided.|
|Breeding Reports||There is no breeding report.|
|References||Revista do Museu Paulista v. 10.|
|Registered Keepers||Keeping this species? Why not .
There are 2 registered keepers, view all "my cats" data.
|Wishlists||Love this species? Click the heart to add it to your wish list.
There is but a single wish to keep this species, see who wants what.
|Spotters||Spotted this species somewhere? Click the binoculars!
There is but a single record of this fish being seen, view it.
|More on Farlowella henriquei|
|Look up Farlowella henriquei on AquaticRepublic.com|
|BBCode||(use in forum posts)|
|Look up Farlowella henriquei on Fishbase|
|Get or print a QR code for this species profile, or try our LFS label creator.|
|Last Update||2013 Feb 10 16:06 (species record created: 2011 Sep 23 09:13)|