|All Fishes Data Sheet|
|Scientific Name||Hypoptopoma sp. `PERU(1)`|
|Common Name||Robocop Catfish|
|Pronunciation||hi POP toe po mah|
|Etymology||Hypoptopoma is derived from hypos (low position, below). piptein (depressed). poma (cheek)|
|Identification||Hypoptopoma are small(ish) loricariids with a stocky body with a wide, flattened, head with the eyes on the side of the head and a concave profile, with a normal (not extremely thin) tail.|
|Breeding Reports||There is no breeding report.|
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|Last Update||2016 Feb 23 13:24 (species record created: 2004 Jun 10 00:00)|