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Botia kubotai

Family: Cobitidae
Species: Botia kubotai
Common Name: Burmese Border Loach, Angelicus Botia, Polka dot loach, Kubotai Loach
Size: Up to 4 inches is the assumed maximum size. The folks on Loaches OnLine have been saying 6 inches recently.
Habitat: Asia: Burmese Border, Ataran River Basin, Myanmar.
Min Tank Size: 29 gallons. Although a 55 gallon is a better recommendation.
Diet: Omnivorous, will take all prepared foods as well as frozen/live.
Behavior: Peaceful, but loachy, they need their room and territory.
Water: pH:6.8-7.5; Max dh:20.0; 75 to 82°F (24 - 28°C)
Care: Shoaling fish, should be kept in a school of 6 or more, soft substrate preferred, bottom dweller.
Communities: Good.
Suitability: Good for all.

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