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|Scientific Name||Pseudancistrus sp. (L259)|
|Etymology||Greek, pseudes = false + Greek, agkistron = hook or barb. "False Ancistrus", meaning that it is like an Ancistrus, but yet not quite.|
|Size||170mm or 6.7" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.|
|Identification||Pseudancistrus is the only genus of the Ancistrini (former Ancistrinae) that lacks evertible cheek plates. Because of this characteristic, it has at times been placed in the Hypostominae.|
Amazon, Lower Amazon, Tapajós (click on these areas to find other species found there)
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|Temperature||26.0-30.0°C or 78.8-86°F (Show species within this range)|
|Breeding Reports||There is no breeding report.|
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|Last Update||2010 Apr 20 05:02 (species record created: 2002 Apr 08 00:00)|