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Plecostomus

Rivers of South America
TEMPERAMENT SIZE (Inches) DIET
Peaceful  11 - 18   Herbivorous 
MIN. TANK SIZE TEMPERATURE (F) WATER
30 Gallons  72 - 79  pH 7.0 - 7.8; 4 - 20 dGH 
OTHER INFORMATION

The main attraction of this fish is its ability to keep the aquarium free of algae. As they mature they lose their algae eating tendencies somewhat and must be fed a basic diet of sinking herbivorous foods. Dried algae tablets make a great daily food. 

 

 

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