SOUTH AMERICA: Rio Orinoco Basin (Venezuela), Rio
Las Marinas (Venezuela) and Colombian Llanos.
Min Tank Size:
36 inches 29 US Gallon.
The "L" numbers for the plecos can be confusing
for all but the experts. The general requirements are basically
the same for all the plecos. Full grown size has to be considered
when planing to add them to your aquarium.
Herbivore, prefers algae, should have driftwood.
Peaceful in community settings.
Temperature 75°F to 82°F (24°-28° C), ph 6.6 to
7.8, dH range: 2 - 30.