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L123 Cute Pleco (Aphanotorulus ammophilus)

$3999 CAD
SKU: 400000030197

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L123 Cute Pleco (Aphanotorulus ammophilus)

Description

Aphanotorulus ammophilus, commonly known as the L123 Cute Pleco, is a species of catfish belonging to the Loricariidae family.

  1. Temperature: The L123 Cute Pleco typically prefers a tropical temperature range of around 72-79°F (22-26°C).

  2. Minimum Tank Size: A tank with a minimum size of 30 gallons is recommended for keeping L123 Cute Plecos. A larger tank is preferable if you plan to keep more than one.

Feeding Habits: L123 Cute Plecos are omnivores. In captivity, they can be fed a balanced diet that includes high-quality sinking pellets, algae wafers, and fresh vegetables like zucchini and cucumber. They may also feed on small live or frozen foods, such as bloodworms and brine shrimp.

Habitat Preference: These plecos are found in South America, specifically in the Amazon River basin. They are commonly associated with rocky areas and prefer well-oxygenated water.

Water pH Level: L123 Cute Plecos thrive in slightly acidic to neutral water conditions. Aim for a pH range of 6.5 to 7.5.

Behavior: Plecos are generally nocturnal, meaning they are more active during the night. During the day, they may find hiding spots among decorations or driftwood in the aquarium.

L123 Cute Plecos are generally solitary and may become territorial, especially males. It's advisable to provide hiding spots and caves to help alleviate potential territorial disputes.

L123 Cute Plecos are bottom-dwelling fish. They often graze on algae and organic matter present on the substrate.

Color: The L123 Cute Pleco is known for its distinctive coloration. While colors can vary, they often have a combination of dark and light patterns, creating an appealing aesthetic.

Other Details: Provide plenty of hiding spaces and caves in the aquarium as L123 Cute Plecos appreciate sheltered areas. Regular water changes are important to maintain water quality. Avoid keeping them with aggressive or overly territorial tank mates.

Always check for updates from reliable sources or consult with experienced aquarists for the latest and most accurate information on the care of L123 Cute Plecos or any other aquatic species.

Specifications

  • Category
    Plecos
  • Species Type
    Zebra Pleco
  • Water Temperature
    72°F to 79°F
  • Minimum Tank Size
    30 Gallons
  • Water pH Level
    Acidic, Neutral
  • Habitat Preference
    Sandy Tanks, Hiding Spots, Driftwood, Planted Tanks
  • Behaviour
    Semi-aggressive, Nocturnal, Bottom-Dwelling

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L123 Cute Pleco (Aphanotorulus ammophilus)

$3999 CAD

Aphanotorulus ammophilus, commonly known as the L123 Cute Pleco, is a species of catfish belonging to the Loricariidae family.

  1. Temperature: The L123 Cute Pleco typically prefers a tropical temperature range of around 72-79°F (22-26°C).

  2. Minimum Tank Size: A tank with a minimum size of 30 gallons is recommended for keeping L123 Cute Plecos. A larger tank is preferable if you plan to keep more than one.

Feeding Habits: L123 Cute Plecos are omnivores. In captivity, they can be fed a balanced diet that includes high-quality sinking pellets, algae wafers, and fresh vegetables like zucchini and cucumber. They may also feed on small live or frozen foods, such as bloodworms and brine shrimp.

Habitat Preference: These plecos are found in South America, specifically in the Amazon River basin. They are commonly associated with rocky areas and prefer well-oxygenated water.

Water pH Level: L123 Cute Plecos thrive in slightly acidic to neutral water conditions. Aim for a pH range of 6.5 to 7.5.

Behavior: Plecos are generally nocturnal, meaning they are more active during the night. During the day, they may find hiding spots among decorations or driftwood in the aquarium.

L123 Cute Plecos are generally solitary and may become territorial, especially males. It's advisable to provide hiding spots and caves to help alleviate potential territorial disputes.

L123 Cute Plecos are bottom-dwelling fish. They often graze on algae and organic matter present on the substrate.

Color: The L123 Cute Pleco is known for its distinctive coloration. While colors can vary, they often have a combination of dark and light patterns, creating an appealing aesthetic.

Other Details: Provide plenty of hiding spaces and caves in the aquarium as L123 Cute Plecos appreciate sheltered areas. Regular water changes are important to maintain water quality. Avoid keeping them with aggressive or overly territorial tank mates.

Always check for updates from reliable sources or consult with experienced aquarists for the latest and most accurate information on the care of L123 Cute Plecos or any other aquatic species.

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