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Hypostomus sp. (1)

Image contributors to this species:

Johnny Jensen's Photographic Library (1)

ScotCat Sources:

Etymology = Genus 

Other Sources:

All Catfish Species Inventory 
 

Relevant Information:

The Hypostomus genus has 7 rays to the dorsal fin whereas the similar looking Pterygoplichthys species have 10 dorsal fin rays. Aquarium Care: As with most of this genus, will do well in a larger aquarium, and well filtered. Water parameters can be quite diverse for this genera. Diet: Omnivore with a liking for green, tablet and frozen foods.

Common Name:

None

Synonyms:

None

Family:

Loricariidae ycipitidae

Distribution:

South America

Size:

-

Temp:

24-28°c (75-83°f.)

p.H.

6.0-8.0.

 

 

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