Hemiloricaria parva

Boulenger, 1895
Hemiloricaria parva
Classification
Family
 
Subfamily
Synonyms
Chaetostoma alternifasciatum
Common Whiptail Catfish
Hemiloricaria sp. "Pantanal"
LG 4 (Welsatlas 1, Auflage 2)
LG 6 (Welsatlas 1, Auflage 1)
Loricaria parva
Marmorierter Hexenwels
Rineloricaria parva
Sturisomatichthys "foerschi"
Whiptail Catfish
Length (total)
approx.  15 cm
Recommended tank size
100 cm
Temperature in °C
25 - 29 °C
pH:
5.0 - 7.0
Origin
Rio Paraguay (Mato Grosso), Rio Uruguai, Rio Parana
Argentina, Brazil; Paraguay; Uruguay
 
Nutrition
Nutrition (mostly): carnivore
Eats plants
nein
Keeping in (small) groups is recommended. Individual keeping is possible.
Bred
multiple
 
 
 
Information for export
Not on the positive list of Brazil in 2012
last seen on a
german stock list
05/September/2018
Additional literature
  • H.-G. Evers / I. Seidel "Welsatlas 1"  edition: 1 (2002) P.730 - 732
  • H.-G. Evers / I. Seidel "Welsatlas 1"  edition: 2 (2005) P.808 - 808
Pic. 2: Hemiloricaria parva
Pic. 2: Hemiloricaria parva
Pic. 2: Hemiloricaria parva
Many thanks to
for the pictures
mocheda
1, 2, 3
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