L475 is variable in it's pattern,
like most other representatives of the genus. It mostly
from Rio Curua-Una and the Colombian types from the
H. debilittera group. Sexual Differences:
Males posses a broader and longer head and odontodes
on the posterior part of the body, behind the gill
covers and on the pectoral fin spines. The latter
two are a lot shorter in the females. Aquarium
Care:No problem with keeping
in groups but only one Hypancistrus species
to a tank as there has been reports of hybridisation.
Diet: Omnivores, juveniles are keen
on vegetable foods whereas adults are less so. Frozen
foods such as brine shrimp, mosquito larvae and mussels
as well as tablet foods.
sp. "Rio Nhamunda"
www.loricariidae.info Collins, RA; Ribeiro, ED; Machado, VN; Hrbek,
T. & Farias, IP, 2015 "A preliminary
inventory of the catfishes of the lower Rio Nhamundá,
Brazil (Ostariophysi, Siluriformes)" (Biodiversity
Data Journal, 3: e4162) www.suedamerikafans.de/