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Beaufortia kweichowensis

Family: Balitoridae
Species: Beaufortia kweichowensis
Common Name: Butterfly Hillstream Loach, Chinese Butterfly Loach, Hong-kong Plec, Chinese Sucker
Size: 3 to 4 inches (7.5 - 10cm)
Habitat: Asia: China
Min Tank Size: 29 gallon.
Diet: Omnivorous. Small (due to small mouth) foods of any-kind.
Behavior: Peaceful, may dispute territory, but donít harm each other.
Water: Temperature 68-75°F (20-24°C), pH:7.0-8.0. Hardness: Medium. Max dh: 12
Care: Needs high current, high oxygen set-up that emulates highland streams, lots of rocks and hiding places, algae growth is encouraged.
Communities: Good.
Suitability: Not good for beginners due to specific tank setup needed.

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