Got a picture? Please do send it in!
|Cat-eLog Data Sheet|
|Scientific Name||Pseudancistrus sp. (L220)|
|Type Locality||Lower Rio Paru, Pará, Brazil|
|Etymology||Greek, pseudes = false + Greek, agkistron = hook or barb. "False Ancistrus", meaning that it is like an Ancistrus, but yet not quite.|
|Size||170mm or 6.7" 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.|
Amazon, Lower Amazon, Paru (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Log in to view species occurence data on a map.
|Breeding Reports||There is no breeding report.|
|Reference||DATZ 8/1996, pp 480-482.|
|Registered Keepers||Keeping this species? Why not .
There is no registered keeper.
|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 is no record of this fish being seen.
|More on Pseudancistrus sp. (L220)|
|Look up Pseudancistrus sp. (L220) on AquaticRepublic.com|
|BBCode||(use in forum posts)|
|Get or print a QR code for this species profile, or try our LFS label creator.|
|Last Update||2013 Jul 14 21:12 (species record created: 2006 Dec 24 04:50)|