|Cat-eLog Data Sheet|
|Scientific Name||Hypostomus sp. (L054) , 1990|
|Common Names||L054, Piratuba Pleco |
|Pronunciation||hi POSS tow muss|
|Etymology||Greek, hypo = under + Greek, stoma = mouth.|
|Size||300mm or 11.8" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.|
|Identification||Basic body colouration is slate grey lightening to a dull yellow in the belly region. Medium sized black spots adorn the body and fins except the head and pectoral fins which are covered in smaller black spots.|
|Distribution||Rio Araguari, Amapá, Brazil. |
Amapa State Waters, Araguari (Amapa) (click on these areas to find other species found there)
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|Breeding Reports||There is no breeding report.|
|Reference||DATZ 2/1990, pp 115-118. |
Aqualog shows a species of Ancistrus with a only remotely similar colouration as the original Hypostomus sp.
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|Last Update||2022 Jan 13 13:27 (species record created: 2004 May 11 00:00)|