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Scientific Name Pseudancistrus sp. (L491)   
Common Name L491
Etymology Greek, pseudes = false + Greek, agkistron = hook or barb. "False Ancistrus", meaning that it is like an Ancistrus, but yet not quite. 
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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.
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Last Update 2017 Oct 02 13:51 (species record created: 2017 Oct 02 13:32)