|Cat-eLog Data Sheet|
|Scientific Name||Pseudancistrus sp. (L122)|
|Common Names||L122, Spotted Orange Seam Pleco |
Rævestribet Sugemalle (Denmark)
|Etymology||Greek, pseudes = false + Greek, agkistron = hook or barb. "False Ancistrus", meaning that it is like an Ancistrus, but yet not quite.|
|Size||150mm or 5.9" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.|
|Identification||Pseudancistrus is the only genus of the Ancistrini (former Ancistrinae) that lacks evertible cheek plates. Because of this characteristic, it has at times been placed in the Hypostominae. |
Similar to L106, L122 has a flatter body shape.
|Distribution||Venezuela, Amazonas, Puerto Ayacucho - upper Orinoco drainage. |
Orinoco, Middle Orinoco (click on these areas to find other species found there)
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|Breeding Reports||There is no breeding report.|
|Reference||DATZ 5/1993 pp280-281.|
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|Last Update||2022 Jan 14 13:05 (species record created: 2001 Oct 18 00:00)|