Pseudacanthicus major (L 186)

Chamon & Costa e Silva, 2018
Pseudacanthicus major (L 186)
major (lat.) - greater than, longer than, in relation to all other species of the genus Pseudacanthicus
Family
 
Subfamily
 
Tribe
 
Group
Synonyms
Black Scarlet
Length (total)
> 75 cm
Standard length (documented)
600.0 mm
Recommended tank size
300 cm
Temperature
25 - 29 °C
pH
5.5 - 7.5
Rio Tocantins, rio Paranã, rio Areias (Para, Tocantins)
Brazil
GPS (Holotype): [-10.84166,-48.39305]
Map to Pseudacanthicus major (L 186)
(Prefered) River depth
< 18.00 m
Type of water
Clear water
Flow
strong
In water
deadwood, branches
Nutrition (mostly): carnivore
Eats plants
nein
Keeping in (small) groups is recommended. Individual keeping is possible.
from genus: males: wider head, often larger dorsal, often more attractive colored
from genus: Standard
unknown
 
 
 
present
I / 5 rays
14 soft rays
incised / concave, pointed
I / 8 rays
6 soft rays
5 soft rays
Not on the positive list of Brazil in 2012 : The positive list of Brazil
  • A. Werner / W. Lechner / Dr. J. Schmidt "Miniatlas L-Welse"  edition: 1 (2005) P.169
  • Schäfer, Frank: "Kaktuswels wissenschaftlich beschrieben"
    (DATZ Mai 2018)
Pic. 2: Pseudacanthicus major (L 186)
Pic. 3: Pseudacanthicus major (L 186)
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