Brochiloricaria chauliodon

Isbrücker, 1979
Weibchen
Etymology
chauliodous (gr.) - with protruding teeth
Classification
Family
 
Subfamily
 
Group
Synonyms
unknown
Length (total)
approx.  40 cm
Standard length (documented)
282.0 mm
Recommended tank size
200 cm
Origin
río Paraná, Isla El Dorado, Paraná Guazú, río Uruguay(Entre Ríos)
Argentina, Uruguay
GPS (Holotype): ˜[-33.93821,-58.84047]
Map to Brochiloricaria chauliodon
Nutrition
Nutrition (mostly): omnivore
Eats plants
not known
Keeping in (small) groups is recommended. Individual keeping is possible.
lip breeder
from genus: yes
Bred
unknown
 
 
 
Information for export
not known
Additional literature
  • Reis, R.E., Kullander, S.O. & Ferraris, C.J. et.al., 2003 "Check List of the Freshwater Fishes of South and Central America" ()
Pic. 2: Weibchen
Pic. 3: Männchen
Pic. 4: Brochiloricaria chauliodon
Pic. 5: Brochiloricaria chauliodon
Pic. 6: Brochiloricaria chauliodon
Many thanks to
for the pictures
Hans-Georg Evers
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
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