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Otocinclus Catfish

Original price $4.99 - Original price $44.99
Original price
$4.99
$4.99 - $44.99
Current price $4.99
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Otocinclus Catfish

Description:

The Otocinclus Catfish is a petite and unassuming yet highly effective algae eater, making it an invaluable addition to many freshwater aquariums. Known for its peaceful nature and tireless algae grazing, it's a popular choice for aquarists seeking natural solutions for algae control.

Features:

  • Small size, typically reaching only 1 to 2 inches in length
  • Efficient algae eater, helping to keep tank surfaces clean
  • Peaceful temperament, suitable for community aquariums
  • Subtle yet charming appearance, with a sleek, streamlined body

Care Instructions:

  • Tank Size: Minimum 10 gallons, prefers groups
  • Water Parameters: pH 6.5-7.5, soft to medium hardness
  • Temperature: 22-28°C (72-82°F)
  • Diet: Primarily herbivorous; requires algae or vegetable-based foods
  • Compatibility: Excellent for community tanks with small, peaceful fish