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Hypostomus sp. (L246)  

Image contributors to this species:

Johnny Jensen's Photographic Library (2)

ScotCat Sources:

Etymology = Genus 

Other Sources:

Search Google  All Catfish Species Inventory 
 

Relevant Information:

Aquarium Care: As with most of this genus, will do well in a larger aquarium of 6ft (180cm) or over which is well filtered. Water parameters can be quite diverse for this genera. As this genus in the main are messy eaters, good water quality and filtration would need to be adhered to. Diet: Omnivore with a liking for green, tablet and frozen foods. Remarks: First appeared in the German DATZ magazines of August and December 1997.

Common Name:

L246

Synonyms:

None

Family:

Loricariidae ycipitidae

Distribution:

Brazil: Río São Francisco

Size:

30cm. (12ins)

Temp:

25-29°c (77-85°f.)

p.H.

6.0-8.0.

References:

Seidel, I. 2008. Back to Nature guide to L-catfishes, Ettlingen, Germany 208 p
Datz: August 1997. www.datz.de.

 

 

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