Hemiloricaria cacerensis/Rineloricaria cacerensis

Miranda-Ribeiro, 1912
Hemiloricaria cacerensis = Rineloricaria cacerensis; Lectotype
according to the origin Cáceres
Loricaria cacerensis
Rineloricaria cacerensis
Length (total)
approx.  8 cm
Standard length (documented)
66.7 mm
Recommended tank size
60 cm
río Paraguay = rio Paraguai basin near Cáceres

Mato Grosso


Río Paraná ➙ río de la Plata

˜[ -16.069,-57.693 ]
Map to Hemiloricaria cacerensis/Rineloricaria cacerensis
Eats plants
not known
Keeping in (small) groups is recommended. Individual keeping is possible.
I / 5 rays
II / 7 rays
I / 6 rays
I / 5 rays
Not on the positive list of Brazil in 2012 : The positive list of Brazil
Not on the negative list of Brazil from 2020 : The negative list of Brazil
  • Reis, R.E., Kullander, S.O. & Ferraris, C.J. et.al., 2003 "Check List of the Freshwater Fishes of South and Central America" P. 341
Pic. 2: Hemiloricaria cacerensis = Rineloricaria cacerensis; Lectotype
Pic. 3: Rineloricaria cacerensis, 67.7 mm, Cáceres, Mato Grosso
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