Lasiancistrus guacharote

The Lasiancistrus guacharote lives in the demersal, freshwater environment.

Lasiancistrus guacharote 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

Lasiancistrus guacharote (Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1840) Taxonomic Serial No. More

Lasiancistrus guacharote can be separated from all other species of Lasiancistrus except for some L. schomburgkii by having a single to a small patch of platelets ventromedially from the insertion of the pectoral-fin spine (Fig. More

Comments: The holotype of Lasiancistrus guacharote is said to be from Puerto Rico (Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1840), but it is highly unlikely that loricariids could have arrived naturally on this northern Caribbean island. More

Common names

Corroncho in Spanish (español)
波多黎各毛鯰 in Mandarin Chinese
波多黎各毛鲶 in Mandarin Chinese

Order : Siluriformes
Family : Loricariidae
Genus : Lasiancistrus
Species : Lasiancistrus guacharote
Authority : Valenciennes, 1840