All FishesLoricariidaeHypoptopomatinaeHypoptopoma

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Scientific Name Hypoptopoma cf. inexspectatum   
Common Names LDA013, Greenish Leech Pleco
Grønlig Iglesugemalle (Denmark), Hypoptopoma Cf. Guentheri
Pronunciation hi POP toe po mah
Etymology Hypoptopoma is derived from hypos (low position, below). piptein (depressed). poma (cheek) 
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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.
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Distribution Brazil: Mato Grosso
IUCN Red List Category Not Evaluated
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Breeding Unreported.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Last Update 2022 Sep 18 13:27 (species record created: 2005 Jul 30 00:00)