Similar looking to Hypostomus
First 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.
Brazil, Bahia, vicinity of Salvador.