Cat-eLog Right Arrow Loricariidae Right Arrow Hypoptopomatinae Right Arrow Neoplecostomus

Jump to next section Cat-eLog Data Sheet
Scientific Name Neoplecostomus granosus  (Valenciennes, 1840)
Common Name
Type Locality Cayenne, French Guiana; Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Etymology Genus: Greek, neos = new + Greek, plekos,-eos = twisted 
Jump to next section Species Information
Size 86mm or 3.4" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
Jump to next section Habitat Information
Distribution South America.
Jump to next section Husbandry Information
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
Jump to next section Further Information
Reference Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 15, pp 502.
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 no record of this fish being seen.
More on Neoplecostomus granosus
Look up AquaticRepublic.com Look up Neoplecostomus granosus on AquaticRepublic.com
BBCode (use in forum posts)
(species permalink)
Look up Fishbase Look up Neoplecostomus granosus on Fishbase
Get or print a QR code for this species profile, or try our LFS label creator.
Hits 676 hits.
Last Update 2016 Dec 24 01:43 (species record created: 2016 Dec 22 15:18)