|Cat-eLog Data Sheet|
|Scientific Name||Hypostomus sp. (L077)|
|Common Names||L077, Rusty Pleco
Bruno Pleco, Violet Pleco
|Pronunciation||hi POSS tow muss|
|Etymology||Greek, hypo = under + Greek, stoma = mouth.|
|Size||300mm or 11.8" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.|
|Identification||Previously placed in Cochliodon and now included in the larger genus, Hypostomus as a member of the Hypostomus Cochliodon group. All these species have higher backs than other conspecifics and spoon shaped teeth (like Panaque). See link below.|
|Distribution||South America: Rio Parnaiba
Piauí Rivers, Parnaíba (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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|More on Hypostomus sp. (L077)|
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|Last Update||2013 Jul 19 14:10 (species record created: 2001 May 05 00:00)|