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L600 Leopard Cactus Pleco

Original price $89.99 - Original price $89.99
Original price
$89.99
$89.99 - $89.99
Current price $89.99
Size: Small ~3-4cm

L600 Leopard Cactus Pleco (Pseudacanthicus leopardus)

Description:

The L600 Leopard Cactus Pleco, scientifically known as Pseudacanthicus leopardus, is a magnificent and highly prized species in the aquarium hobby. Renowned for its striking appearance, which features a dark body covered in vibrant orange or yellow spots, this large and robust pleco is a standout addition to any large aquarium setup.

Features:

  • Striking leopard-like spotting over a dark base color
  • Robust and large, growing up to 15 inches in captivity
  • Requires a diet rich in proteins, including pellets, frozen, and live foods
  • Generally peaceful with fish of similar size but can be territorial with other bottom dwellers

Care Instructions:

  • Tank Size: Minimum 120 gallons for adult size, with ample hiding spaces
  • Water Parameters: pH 6.0-7.5, soft to moderately hard water
  • Temperature: 26-30°C (79-86°F)
  • Diet: Primarily carnivorous; prefers a varied diet of meaty foods, pellets, and wafers
  • Compatibility: Suitable for large community tanks with other peaceful to semi-aggressive large fish