|Cat-eLog Data Sheet|
|Scientific Name||Rineloricaria sp. `LORETO`|
|Common Name||Whiptail Catfish|
|Pronunciation||rhine lor ee kar ee ah.|
|Etymology||Greek, rhinos = nose + Latin, lorica, loricare = cuirass of corslet of leather.|
|Sexing||Males grow short spines in the top of their heads and pectoral fins.|
|Feeding||Adaptable omnivores, these fish will eat most foods from cucumber or zucchini slices to frozen bloodworm or dry flake foods.|
|Furniture||The fish should be provided with half-pipe type refuges which also often be used as spawning sites.|
|Compatibility||Peaceful and not territorial.|
|Breeding Reports||There is no breeding report.|
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|Last Update||2019 Aug 03 15:06 (species record created: 2001 Nov 23 00:00)|