Hisonotus chromodontus

Britski & Garavello, 2007
Genus uncertain (inc. sed.)
Hisonotus chromodontus vom Rio Teles-pires
chroma (gr.) - color; odontos (gr.) - tooth, because the reddish-brown tip of teeth
 
Family
 
Subfamily
 
Tribe
 
Genus
Synonyms
unknown
Length (total)
approx.  5 cm
Standard length (documented)
32.5 mm
Recommended tank size
60 cm
rio Preto, rio Arinos, rio Teles Pires-, rio Criquiri, rio Sumidouro Grande

Mato Grosso

Brazil

Rio Claro ⇒ rio Arinos ➙ rio Juruena ⇒ rio Tapajós ➙ Amazonas

˜[-14.39396,-56.34706]
Map to Hisonotus chromodontus
Type of water
Clear water
Flow
small
On the riverbank
grasses
Nutrition (mostly): vegetarian
Eats plants
not known
Keeping in groups is necessary.
unknown
 
 
 
I / 5 rays
14 soft rays
slightly incised / concave, round
bright patches
fin edging: white 
I / 7 rays
6 soft rays
5 soft rays
"Neue Gattung 2" in Hisonotini
Not on the positive list of Brazil in 2012 : The positive list of Brazil
Not on the negative list of Brazil from 2020 : The negative list of Brazil
Pic. 2: Hisonotus chromodontus vom Rio Teles-pires
Pic. 3: Hisonotus chromodontus vom Rio Teles-pires
Pic. 4: Hisonotus chromodontus vom Rio Teles-pires
Pic. 5: Hisonotus chromodontus vom Rio Teles-pires
Pic. 6: Hisonotus chromodontus, MZUSP 45322, 25,8 mm SL, Holotype
Many thanks to
for the pictures
Mitsuhiro Iwamoto
1, 2, 3, 4, 5
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