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L257 TIGER PLECO (Pseudolithoxus tigris)

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L257 Tiger Pleco (Pseudolithoxus tigris)

Origin: Wild Colombia
Locale: Rio Orinoo
Diet: Algae grazer and omnivore. Should be offered a varied diet high in vegetable matter
Adult Size: 4″+
Recommended Tank Size: 30+ gallons
Compatibility: Peaceful, but can be territorial towards other plecos

Preferred Water Parameters
pH:                          6.5 – 7.5
Temp:                     76-82F
Ammonia:              0ppm
Nitrite:                    0ppm
Nitrate:                  <30ppm

A rare and attractively marked pleco found in sandy, fast-moving stretches of the middle to upper Orinoco river in Colombia and Venezuela, the Tiger Pleco is very uncommon in the aquarium trade and hobby. Like its relatives, this pleco prefers clean, well-oxygenated water and will do best with moderate water movement or current. They should be fed a varied diet of sinking prepared foods and fresh veggies in the aquarium