IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)

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Biology

Inhabits rocky riffles and adjacent pools of headwaters and creeks (Ref. 5723). Herbivorous, bottom feeder (Contreras-Balderas 1974); feeds mainly on diatoms, bacteria and algae (Ref. 79012).

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