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Scientific Name Hemiancistrus sp. (L476)   
Common Names L476, Black Phantom Pleco
Etymology Greek, hemi = the half. While the Greek, agkistron = hook, is thought to be the root of the term ancistrus, hemiancistrus can be taken to mean that these species have a part (not exactly HALF) of the features of the genus Ancistrus, but not ALL of the features. 
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Distribution Río Vaupés, Colombia.
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Breeding Unreported.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Last Update 2015 Jul 10 06:38 (species record created: 2015 Jul 10 06:19)