Hypancistrus sp. aff. zebra "L 173"

Hypancistrus sp. aff. zebra "L 173"
Family
 
Subfamily
 
Tribe
Synonyms
Zebrawels
Length (total)
approx.  9 cm
Recommended tank size
60 cm
Temperature
26 - 30 °C
pH
5.0 - 7.0
Rio Xingu

Pará (BRA)

Brazil

Amazonas
Map to Hypancistrus sp. aff. zebra "L 173"
Type of water
Clear water
Nutrition (mostly): omnivore
Eats plants
not known
Keeping in (small) groups is recommended. Individual keeping is possible.
from genus: Males have a a wider head and stronger odontodes. Females have a wider waist.
from genus: Standard
multiple
 
 
 
Not on the positive list of Brazil in 2012 : The positive list of Brazil
On the negative list of Brazil from 2020 : The negative list of Brazil
last seen on a
german stock list
30/April/2020
  • Seidel, Ingo "Hypancistrus Fibel"  edition: 1 (2010) P.30 - 31
  • I. Seidel / H.-G. Evers "Welsatlas 2"  edition: 1 (2005) P.618
  • A. Werner / W. Lechner / Dr. J. Schmidt "Miniatlas L-Welse"  edition: 1 (2005) P.155
Pic. 2: Hypancistrus sp. aff. zebra "L 173"
Pic. 3: Hypancistrus sp. aff. zebra "L 173"
Pic. 4: Hypancistrus sp. aff. zebra "L 173"
Pic. 5: Hypancistrus sp. aff. zebra "L 173"
Many thanks to
for the pictures
Saul Paredes (Unungy’s Imports)
1, 2, 3, 4
Ingo Seidel
5
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