Hoplosternum punctatum

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The Hoplosternum punctatum lives in the demersal, freshwater environment.

Hoplosternum punctatum is a rather day-active and social species which often swims free in the water column. Males and females can easily distinguished from each other by the much larger and thicker pectoral spine in males. More

Hoplosternum punctatum Meek & Hildebrand, 1916 - add this species to your "My Cats" page. Common Name(s) None Type Locality Río Marte Arnade, 6 mi. east of Panama City, Panama. More

Hoplosternum punctatum and Dianema longibarbis is sometimes confused. More

home » tools » fish mapper » hoplosternum punctatum distribution map Fish mapper Hoplosternum punctatum distribution map = Examine the distribution of Hoplosternum punctatum on a satellite image produced from data held by FishBase from museum collections then More

Hoplosternum punctatum on Fish Mapper TSN 679691 (Taxonomic Serial Number) Retrieved on from the Integrated Taxonomic Information System online database. This is a cached copy. More

Finally, Hoplosternum punctatum is only found in the Río Atrato basin in Colombia and in the Pacific coastal drainages of Panamá, in southern Central America. Key to species of Hoplosternum * 1a. More

Common names

小斑护胸鲶 in Mandarin Chinese
小斑护胸鲶 in Unknown
小斑護胸鯰 in Mandarin Chinese
小斑護胸鯰 in Unknown

Order : Siluriformes
Family : Callichthyidae
Genus : Hoplosternum
Species : Hoplosternum punctatum
Authority : Meek & Hildebrand, 1916