Hemipsilichthys nimius

This is a fairly typical loricariid with a broad head and large mouth used for adhesion to rocks in fast-flowing water.

The Hemipsilichthys nimius lives in the demersal, freshwater environment.

Hemipsilichthys nimius is a species of catfish belonging to the family Loricariidae. The species is presently only known from two small rivers in Rio de Janeiro State, Brazil: the Perequê-Açu and the Taquari. More

Hemipsilichthys nimius on Fish Mapper TSN 680573 (Taxonomic Serial Number) Retrieved on from the Integrated Taxonomic Information System online database. This is a cached copy. More

Order : Siluriformes
Family : Loricariidae
Genus : Hemipsilichthys
Species : Hemipsilichthys nimius
Authority : Pereira, Reis, Souza &Lazzarotto, 2003