Aspidoras poecilus

The Aspidoras poecilus lives in the benthopelagic, freshwater environment.

Aspidoras poecilus is one of the most beautiful. The species is one of the smaller representative within the genus. This Aspidoras species shows a nice coloration. The color contrast of the young fish reminds me of the drawing of a libbard. More

Aspidoras poecilus Nijssen & Isbrücker, 1976 - add this species to your "My Cats" page. Common Name(s) None Type Locality Creek upstream of village Porori, left bank of upper Rio Xingu, Est. Mato Grosso, Brazil. More

Common names

Hoikkamonninen in Finnish (suomen kieli)
杂色盾皮鮠 in Mandarin Chinese
杂色盾皮鮠 in Unknown
雜色盾皮鮠 in Mandarin Chinese
雜色盾皮鮠 in Unknown

Order : Siluriformes
Family : Callichthyidae
Genus : Aspidoras
Species : Aspidoras poecilus
Authority : Nijssen & Isbr