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

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Scientific Name Hypostomus holostictus  Regan, 1913
Common Name
Type Locality Río Condoto, tributary of Río San Juan, (Pacific slope) Colombia.
Pronunciation hi POSS tow muss
Etymology Greek, hypo = under + Greek, stoma = mouth. 
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Size 180mm or 7.1" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution San Juan River basin, Colombia.
Colombia Pacific Rivers, San Juan (Colombia) (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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References Annals and Magazine of Natural History (Series 8) v. 12 (no. 71), pp469.
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Last Update 2015 Feb 03 14:40 (species record created: 2013 Jan 13 16:58)