Only that the vermiculated
pattern becomes more complex and intricate with size It was believed that the differences in the reproductive roles between sexes (sexual dimorphism) may influence patterns of selection and could lead to sex differences in morphological attributes such as the shape of its body .
1) Adults usually black dorsally, light or dark vermiculated
mouth, chin, barbels and tympanum, with dark throat.
Pterygoplichthys disjunctivus.--This is the first report of the loricariid vermiculated
sailfin catfish from the San Antonio River.
Villalba-Villalba AG, Pacheco-Aguilar R, Ramirez-Suarez JC, Valenzuela-Soto EM, Castillo-Yanez FJ, Marquez-Rios E (2011) Partial characterization of alkaline proteases from viscera of vermiculated
sailfin catfish Pterygoplichthys disjunctivus, Weber, 1991.
With its rich vermiculated
gilding and deep blue ground colour it embodies the sumptuous schemes of this factory at the height of its success.
A recent sample from this environment contained nine of the ten known introduced species, as well as two additional species (the vermiculated
highfin catfish, Pterygoplichthys disjunctivus, and the Amazon molly, Poecilia formosa), that were, heretofore, not found from this location.