|| L oricariidae
|| Parotocinclus jumbo
||LDA25-Pit bull pleco.
|| Up to 2.5" (6 cm)
||SOUTH AMERICA: Paraiba do Norte and Piranhas rivers
in Paraiba State, Canhotinho River in Pernambuco State, a tributary
of the Mundau River, flowing near the city of Maceio in Alagoas
State, and Salgado River in Ceara State, Brazil.
|Min Tank Size:
||At least 20 gallons for adult.
||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, Must have green matter or algae discs,
will take some Flake frozen and live.
||Temperature of 68 to 79°F (20 to 26°C), pH range:
6.4 – 7.6; dH range: 5 - 15
||Somewhat easy to keep. Provide hiding areas for
security. Keep in groups.
|| Good. do not keep with larger fish that may eat
||Good for all with consideration for size and requirements.