Overview

Comprehensive Description

Biology

One of the largest loricariids.
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Distribution

Pacific versant rivers, Ecuador.
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South America.
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Pacific versant rivers, Ecuador.
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Physical Description

Size

Maximum size: 300 mm TL
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Max. size

56.5 cm TL (male/unsexed; (Ref. 36817))
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Ecology

Habitat

Environment

demersal; freshwater; pH range: 7.0; dH range: 15
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Conservation

Threats

Not Evaluated
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Relevance to Humans and Ecosystems

Benefits

Importance

fisheries: commercial; aquarium: commercial
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Wikipedia

Isorineloricaria spinosissima

Isorineloricaria spinosissima, the Zucchini catfish, is a species of armored catfish endemic to western Ecuador. It is the only recognized species in its genus. This species grows to a length of 56.5 centimetres (22.2 in) TL.

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