Lithogenes villosus

Eigenmann, 1909

(Type species)
Lithogenes villosus, FMNH 52960,  Aruataima Falls, Upper Potaro River, Guyana
Classification
Family
 
Subfamily
 
Genus
Synonyms
unknown
Length (total)
approx.  4 cm
Standard length
29.5 mm
Recommended tank size
60 cm
Temperature in °C
25 - 29 °C
Origin
Oberer Potaro River, nahe den Aruataima Falls, Essequibo Einzug (endemic)
Guyana
GPS Holotype: 5.00138,-59.62583
Map to Lithogenes villosus
Locality
near waterfall
Nutrition
Nutrition (mostly): vegetarian
Eats plants
unknown
Bred
unknown
 
 
 
Fins
(Complementary with respect to the genus)
7 soft rays
8 soft rays
4 soft rays
Information for export
Additional literature
Pic. 2: Lithogenes villosus, FMNH 52960,  Aruataima Falls, Upper Potaro River, Guyana
Pic. 2: Lithogenes villosus, FMNH 52960,  Aruataima Falls, Upper Potaro River, Guyana
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