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Dwarf Rosy Loach ( Petruichthys sp. Rosy)

$1099 CAD
SKU: 400000025469

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Dwarf Rosy Loach ( Petruichthys sp. Rosy)

Description

The Dwarf Rosy Loach (Petruichthys sp. Rosy) is a freshwater fish that belongs to the Cobitidae family. Here are the details about its specific requirements and characteristics:

  1. Temperature: The ideal temperature range for the Dwarf Rosy Loach is between 73°F to 79°F (23°C to 26°C).

  2. Minimum Size Tank: A minimum tank size of 20 gallons is recommended for a small group of Dwarf Rosy Loaches, as they prefer to be kept in small groups.

Feeding Habits: Dwarf Rosy Loaches are omnivorous and will accept a variety of foods in captivity. They enjoy a diet consisting of high-quality sinking pellets, frozen or live foods such as bloodworms, brine shrimp, and vegetable matter.

Habitat Preference: They prefer tanks with ample hiding spots such as driftwood, rocks, and plants. They are most comfortable in well-planted aquariums with soft substrate that they can sift through for food.

Water pH Level: The recommended pH level for the Dwarf Rosy Loach is between 6.0 and 7.5.

Behavior: These loaches are generally peaceful and sociable, and they prefer to be kept in groups of 6 or more. They are known for their playful and active behavior, often exploring the aquarium and interacting with one another.

Schooling: Dwarf Rosy Loaches are known to exhibit shoaling behavior, preferring to be kept in groups.

Bottom Dweller: They are primarily bottom-dwellers and tend to be more active during the night.

Color and Other Details: Dwarf Rosy Loaches are known for their vibrant pink or reddish coloration, which can add a splash of color to a freshwater aquarium. They have a streamlined body shape and are known for their playful and active nature, making them an attractive addition to community tanks.

When keeping Dwarf Rosy Loaches, it is essential to provide a well-planted tank with suitable hiding spots and regular water maintenance to ensure their optimal health and well-being. Regular monitoring of water parameters and tank conditions will help create an ideal environment for these loaches to thrive.

Specifications

  • Category
    Loaches
  • Species Type
    Rosy Loach
  • Water Temperature
    73°F to 79°F
  • Minimum Tank Size
    20 Gallons
  • Water pH Level
    Acidic, Neutral
  • Habitat Preference
    Driftwood, Rocky Tanks, Hiding Spots, Planted Tanks
  • Behaviour
    Community Fish, Bottom-Dwelling, Shoaling

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Dwarf Rosy Loach ( Petruichthys sp. Rosy)
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Dwarf Rosy Loach ( Petruichthys sp. Rosy)

$1099 CAD

The Dwarf Rosy Loach (Petruichthys sp. Rosy) is a freshwater fish that belongs to the Cobitidae family. Here are the details about its specific requirements and characteristics:

  1. Temperature: The ideal temperature range for the Dwarf Rosy Loach is between 73°F to 79°F (23°C to 26°C).

  2. Minimum Size Tank: A minimum tank size of 20 gallons is recommended for a small group of Dwarf Rosy Loaches, as they prefer to be kept in small groups.

Feeding Habits: Dwarf Rosy Loaches are omnivorous and will accept a variety of foods in captivity. They enjoy a diet consisting of high-quality sinking pellets, frozen or live foods such as bloodworms, brine shrimp, and vegetable matter.

Habitat Preference: They prefer tanks with ample hiding spots such as driftwood, rocks, and plants. They are most comfortable in well-planted aquariums with soft substrate that they can sift through for food.

Water pH Level: The recommended pH level for the Dwarf Rosy Loach is between 6.0 and 7.5.

Behavior: These loaches are generally peaceful and sociable, and they prefer to be kept in groups of 6 or more. They are known for their playful and active behavior, often exploring the aquarium and interacting with one another.

Schooling: Dwarf Rosy Loaches are known to exhibit shoaling behavior, preferring to be kept in groups.

Bottom Dweller: They are primarily bottom-dwellers and tend to be more active during the night.

Color and Other Details: Dwarf Rosy Loaches are known for their vibrant pink or reddish coloration, which can add a splash of color to a freshwater aquarium. They have a streamlined body shape and are known for their playful and active nature, making them an attractive addition to community tanks.

When keeping Dwarf Rosy Loaches, it is essential to provide a well-planted tank with suitable hiding spots and regular water maintenance to ensure their optimal health and well-being. Regular monitoring of water parameters and tank conditions will help create an ideal environment for these loaches to thrive.

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