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

Down arrow Cat-eLog Data Sheet
Scientific Name Hypostomus sp. (L449)   
Common Name L449
Type Locality Most likely Río Meta, Columbia
Pronunciation hi POSS tow muss
Etymology Greek, hypo = under + Greek, stoma = mouth. 
Down arrow Species Information
Size 300mm or 11.8" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
Down arrow Habitat Information
pH 6.5 - 7.5
Temperature 25.0-31.5°C or 77-88.7°F (Show species within this range)
Down arrow Husbandry Information
Feeding Hypostomus are omnivores, therefore they will eat almost everything given. Vegetables work as fine as frozen food from time to time.
Compatibility Peaceful species
Breeding Unreported.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
Down arrow Further Information
Registered Keepers Keeping this species? Why not .
There is no registered keeper.
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 is but a single record of this fish being seen, view it.
Forum BBCode
More on Hypostomus sp. (L449)
Look up Look up Hypostomus sp. (L449) on
 QR code LFS label creator.
Last Update 2013 Jul 24 09:36 (species record created: 2012 Jul 07 09:12)