Leporacanthicus cf. galaxias "L 240"

Leporacanthicus sp. "L240" - Río Ventuari
Classification
Family
 
Subfamily
 
Tribe
 
Group
Synonyms
Segelflossen-Rüsselzahnwels
Length (total)
approx.  30 cm
Recommended tank size
150 cm
Temperature in °C
25 - 29 °C
pH:
5.5 - 7.5

Origin
Río Ventuari, oberer Río Orionoco-Einzug (Amazonas)
Venezuela
Map to Leporacanthicus cf. galaxias "L 240"
Nutrition
Nutrition (mostly): carnivore
Eats plants
unknown
Keeping in (small) groups is recommended. Individual keeping is possible.
Sex difference
from genus: males: slender, head longer and wider, genital papilla pointed and slender
from genus: Standard
Bred
unknown
 
 
 
Information for export
last seen on a
german stock list
11/October/2018
Additional literature
  • A. Werner / W. Lechner / Dr. J. Schmidt "Miniatlas L-Welse"  edition: 1 (2005) P.212
  • I. Seidel / H.-G. Evers "Welsatlas 2"  edition: 1 (2005) P.48
Pic. 2: Leporacanthicus sp. "L240" - Río Ventuari
Pic. 2: Leporacanthicus sp. "L240" - Río Ventuari
Pic. 4: Leporacanthicus cf. galaxias "L 240"
Pic. 4: Leporacanthicus cf. galaxias "L 240"
Pic. 4: Leporacanthicus cf. galaxias "L 240"
Pic. 7: Leporacanthicus cf. galaxias "L 240"
Pic. 7: Leporacanthicus cf. galaxias "L 240"
Pic. 7: Leporacanthicus cf. galaxias "L 240"
Many thanks to
for the pictures
Mathl
1, 2, 3
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