Cat-eLog Right Arrow Loricariidae Right Arrow Hypoptopomatinae Right Arrow Otocinclus

Down arrow Cat-eLog Data Sheet
Scientific Name Otocinclus arnoldi  Regan, 1909
Common Name
Type Locality "La Plata" [?Rio de la Plata], South America.
Pronunciation auto SINK luss
Etymology Greek, ous, oto = ear + Latin, cinclus = latticework; in allusion to the holes of the head in the ears. 
Down arrow Species Information
Sexing Females are larger and broader especially when viewed from above.
Down arrow Habitat Information
Distribution
La Plata (click on these areas to find other species found there)

Log in to view data on a map.
IUCN Red List Category Not Evaluated
Down arrow Husbandry Information
Breeding Reports There is but a single breeding report, read it here.
Down arrow Further Information
Reference Annals and Magazine of Natural History (Series 8) v. 3 (no. 14), pp 234.
Registered Keepers Keeping this species? Why not .
There is but a single registered keeper, view all "my cats" data.
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 are 2 records of this fish being seen, view them all.
Forum BBCode
More on Otocinclus arnoldi
Look up AquaticRepublic.com Look up Otocinclus arnoldi on AquaticRepublic.com
Look up on Fishbase Look up Otocinclus arnoldi on Fishbase
Look up on Encyclopedia of Life Look up Otocinclus arnoldi on Encyclopedia of Life
Look up on Global Biodiversity Information Facility Look up Otocinclus arnoldi on Global Biodiversity Information Facility
 QR code LFS label creator.
Last Update 2019 Oct 13 08:37 (species record created: 2017 May 01 07:19)