Hypancistrus inspector

The Hypancistrus inspector lives in the benthopelagic, freshwater environment.

Hypancistrus inspector is a species of catfish of the family Loricariidae. This Loricariidae article is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.v • d • e Retrieved from "http://en.wikipedia. More

Hypancistrus inspector , a new species of suckermouth armored catfish (Loricariidae: Ancistrinae). Copeia 2002:86-92. Armbruster, J.W., N.K. Lujan, and D.C. Taphorn. 2007. Four new species of Hypancistrus from southern Venezuela (Siluriformes: Loricariidae). Copeia 2007:62-79. Isbr More

Hypancistrus inspector has really never had its own L-number. It looks like Armbruster made a mistake, when describing this species. Not many people know of this, yet. I will try to explain: Main differences: The Holotyp of H. More

Hypancistrus inspector(4) Close-up of mouth - Click to enlarge - Close-up of mouth Hypancistrus inspector(5) - Click to enlarge - Hypancistrus inspector(6) - Click to enlarge More

Hypancistrus inspector was only described in 2002, and is one of only two species currently assigned to the genus (the other is H. zebra ). More

Common names

Helmipallopleko in Finnish (suomen kieli)

Order : Siluriformes
Family : Loricariidae
Genus : Hypancistrus
Species : Hypancistrus inspector
Authority : Armbruster, 2002