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Hypostomus sp. (L311)  

Image contributors to this species:

clunk (5)

ScotCat Sources:

Etymology = Genus 

Other Sources:

Search Google  All Catfish Species Inventory
 

Relevant Information:

Similar looking to Hypostomus margaritifer. Appeared in the German DATZ magazine of March 2002. Aquarium Care: As with most of this genus, will do well in a larger aquarium of 5ft (150cm) 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.

Common Name:

L311

Synonyms:

None

Family:

Loricariidae ycipitidae

Distribution:

Brazil: Bahia, vicinity of Salvador

Size:

35cm. (14ins)

Temp:

23-26°c (73-79°f.)

p.H.

6.0-7.2.

Reference:

All L-Numbers Datz Special: Habitat, Care & Diet.

 

 

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