In some quarters this is stated
as being the same species as L042. Aquarium
Care: Reported as quite an easy species to
keep and breed. Provide tubes of approx. 2cm for breeding.
As with all Rineloricaria provide long leaved
plants or bamboo stalks for them to hang on to. Also
include rocks and bogwood into the aquarium with a
sand substrate. Provide some pvc piping for breeding
purposes. (See article for
the breeding of Rineloricaria sp.). A good
community tank fish if kept with non aggressive species.
Diet: Omnivore. Vegetable food such
as cucumber and other various foods such as tablet,
flake and frozen.
Various coastal rivers from near Amazon mouth to Essequibo
River, Guyana. Type locality: dem
Ferraris, C.J. Jr.,
2007. Checklist of catfishes, recent and fossil (Osteichthyes:
Siluriformes), and catalogue of siluriform primary
types. Zootaxa 1418:1-628. Ferraris, C.J. Jr., 2003. Loricariidae
- Loricariinae (Armored catfishes). p. 330-350. In
R.E. Reis, S.O. Kullander and C.J. Ferraris, Jr. (eds.)
Checklist of the Freshwater Fishes of South and Central
America. Porto Alegre EDIPUCRS, Brasil. Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors.
2018. FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication.
www.fishbase.org, ( 06/2018 ).