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Scientific Name Hypostomus renestoi  Zawadzki, da Silva & Troy, 2018
Common Names L389, Varied Pleco
Broget Sugemalle (Denmark)
Type Locality Rio Diamantino, tributary of rio Paraguay, Diamantino, Mato Grosso State, Brazil, 14°24'01"S, 56°26'24"W.
Pronunciation hi POSS tow muss
Etymology Greek, hypo = under + Greek, stoma = mouth. 
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Size 300mm or 11.8" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Brazil Mato Grosso, Rio Ciuabá near Ciuabá
La Plata, Paraná, Paraguay, Upper Paraguay, Cuiabá (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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IUCN Red List Category Not Evaluated
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Feeding Mainly vegetarian types of food: fresh vegetables, algae wafers, and small amounts of meaty food such as frozen or fresh insect larvae.
Breeding Unreported.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Ichthyological Exploration of Freshwaters v. 28 (no. 3) [no. IEF-1079], pp 261, Figs. 5-6.
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Last Update 2022 Nov 07 09:02 (species record created: 2006 Apr 01 00:00)