Whiptailed loricaria

The Whiptailed loricaria lives in the demersal, freshwater, pH range: 5.8 - 7.8, dH range: 20 environment.

I found my whiptailed loricaria as a bycatch in a dealers tank about a year ago. He was given to me for free as the dealer didn't want him. He is active and always looking for food. More

Another name for a Whiptailed loricaria is a Rineloricaria fallax Source: Digital Fish Funnel, July 27, 2004 report as bad entry | send to a friend via email Add your own definition of Whiptailed loricaria. More

Common names

Hexenwels in German (Deutsch)
whiptailed loricaria in English
Zwergharnischwels in German (Deutsch)
假銼甲鯰 in Mandarin Chinese
假锉甲鲶 in Mandarin Chinese

Order : Siluriformes
Family : Loricariidae
Genus : Rineloricaria
Species : Rineloricaria fallax
Authority : Steindachner, 1915