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Hypancistrus sp. 'Hybrid'

Image contributors to this species:

Yann Fulliquet (3)

ScotCat Sources:

Etymology = genus

Other Sources:

All Catfish Species Inventory
 

Relevant Information:

This was an unintentional crossing of two Hypancistrus species by Swiss aquarist Yann Fulliquet in an aquarium setup between Hypancistrus sp. L 066 and Hypancistrus sp. L136. This is one of the reasons why it is advisable to keep only one species of Hypancistrus to a tank.

Common Name:

None

Synonyms:

None

Family:

Loricariidae ycipitidae

Distribution:

Aquarium spawning

Size:

Approx. 12cm. (4¾ins)

Temp:

25-29°c (77-85°f.)

p.H.

6.0-7.5.

Reference:

Fulliquet, Yann; pers comm, Nov. 2006.

 

 

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