Hemiancistrus pankimpuju

The Hemiancistrus pankimpuju lives in the demersal, freshwater environment.

Hemiancistrus pankimpuju(1) Normal colouration - Click to enlarge - Normal colouration Hemiancistrus pankimpuju(2) Deep water colouration - Click to enlarge - Deep water colouration Hemiancistrus pankimpuju(3) - Click to More

Hemiancistrus pankimpuju is known from the MaraƱon River (in the Amazon River drainage) and is distinguished from congeners in having a smaller eye, elongate filaments on the caudal fin and lacking an iris operculum. More

Order : Siluriformes
Family : Loricariidae
Genus : Hemiancistrus
Species : Hemiancistrus pankimpuju
Authority : Lujan & Chamon, 2008