Hypostomus albopunctatus (Regan, 1908)

Ota, Renata Rúbia, Deprá, Gabriel de Carvalho, Graça, Weferson Júnio da & Pavanelli, Carla Simone, 2018, Peixes da planície de inundação do alto rio Paraná e áreas adjacentes: revised, annotated and updated, Neotropical Ichthyology 16 (2), pp. 1-111 : 72

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https://doi.org/ 10.1590/1982-0224-20170094

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3681765

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scientific name

Hypostomus albopunctatus (Regan, 1908)
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Hypostomus albopunctatus (Regan, 1908)

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Body deep; greatest body depth contained 4.5 to 5.0 and caudal peduncle depth 9.5 to 10.2 times in SL; head length 2.9 to 3.4, predorsal distance 2.3 to 2.6, dorsal-fin spine length 3.3 to 5.2, pectoral-fin spine length 3.2 to 4.1, adipose-fin spine length 9.5 to 10.9 and caudal peduncle length 3.0 to 3.6 in SL; snout length 1.3 to 1.7, horizontal orbital diameter 7.0 to 9.3 and least interorbital width 2.7 to 3.3 in HL. Mouth inferior; premaxilla with 27-46 and dentary with 25-46 teeth. Mid-lateral series with 26 or 27, predorsal series with 3-5, and dorsal-fin base series with 7 or 8 plates. Dorsal fin with I,7, pectoral fin with I,6, pelvic fin with i,5 and anal fin with 6 rays. Ground color dark-brown or grey; light-beige spots on body, smaller on head. Darkbrown or grey fins with white or light-beige spots.

Maximum standard length. 315.0 mm ( Graça, Pavanelli, 2007).

Distribution. Upper rio Paraná basin.