|Cat-eLog Data Sheet|
|Scientific Name||Hypostomus sp. (L077)|
|Common Names||L077, Rusty Pleco |
Bruno Pleco, Rusten Sugemalle (Denmark), 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.|
|Registered Keepers||Keeping this species? Why not . |
There are 24 registered keepers, view all "my cats" data.
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There is no wish to keep this species.
|Spotters||Spotted this species somewhere? Click the binoculars! |
There are 4 records of this fish being seen, view them all.
|More on Hypostomus sp. (L077)|
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|Last Update||2022 Jan 14 11:47 (species record created: 2001 May 05 00:00)|