Otothyropsis piribebuy

Calegari, Lehmann & Reis, 2011
Otothyropsis piribebuy
Etymology
nach Rio Piribebuy im Rio Paraguay-Einzug
Classification
Family
 
Subfamily
Synonyms
Handel: Otocinclus paulinus
Handel: Otocinclus sp. "Negros"
KBO
Kleiner brauner Oto
LG 2
Macrotocinclus negros
Macrotocinclus paraguay
Parotocinclus negros
Parotocinclus paraguay
Length (total)
approx.  4 cm
Standard length (documented)
28.8 mm
Recommended tank size
60 cm
Temperature in °C
18 - 24 °C
pH:
5.0 - 7.0
Origin
río Piribebuy, río Aguaray im río Paraná-Einzug
Paraguay, Nordargentinien
GPS (Holotype): [-25.36916,-56.97222]
Map to Otothyropsis piribebuy
In Water
floating plants, Makrophyten
Nutrition
Nutrition (mostly): vegetarian
Eats plants
not known
Keeping in groups is necessary.
Bred
WA 1
 
 
from
to
 
Quantity
 
70
 
Temp.
26
26
 
pH
7.00
7.00
 
GH
 
KH
 
NO³
 
Cond.
60
60
 
 
Fins
(Complementary with respect to the genus)
absent
5 soft rays
14 soft rays
II / 7 rays
6 soft rays
5 soft rays
Information for export
not known
last seen on a
german stock list
19/February/2019
Additional literature
  • Chester, Steven, 2018 "A captive spawning account of Otothyropsis piribebuy (Loricariidae: Hypoptopomatine)" (CSG Journal)
  • H.-G. Evers / I. Seidel "Welsatlas 1"  edition: 2 (2005) P.434 - 439
  • H.-G. Evers / I. Seidel "Welsatlas 1"  edition: 1 (2002) P.394 - 398
Pic. 2: Otothyropsis piribebuy
Pic. 3: Otothyropsis piribebuy
Pic. 4: Otothyropsis piribebuy
Pic. 5: Otothyropsis piribebuy
Pic. 6: am Rio Pastoreo
Many thanks to
for the pictures
Frank Lüthke
1, 2, 3, 4, 5
H. P. Risch
6
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