Product Details

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Size

6cm - 7cm

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Care Level

Medium

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Temperament

Peaceful

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PH Level

5.5 - 7.5

12 to 15 cm

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Introducing the L600 Pleco 6-7cm, a captivating addition to your aquarium! With its striking appearance and unique patterns, this pleco is sure to be the centerpiece of your aquatic display. Read on to discover more about the L600 Pleco and how to provide it with the ideal water conditions, tank mates, feeding habits, and care.

Water Conditions:

  • Temperature: Maintain a temperature range of 75°F to 82°F (24°C to 28°C) for the L600 Pleco.
  • pH Level: Aim for a slightly acidic to neutral pH level between 6.0 and 7.5.
  • Water Hardness: They prefer moderately soft to moderately hard water with a hardness of 5 to 12 dGH.
  • Filtration: Provide efficient filtration to maintain water quality and ensure proper oxygenation.

Tank Mates:

  • Peaceful Community Fish: L600 Plecos are generally peaceful and can coexist with a variety of fish species, including peaceful community fish like tetras, rasboras, and peaceful cichlids.
  • Avoid Aggressive or Fin-Nipping Fish: It's best to avoid aggressive or fin-nipping species that may stress or harm the L600 Pleco.

Feeding Habit:

  • Omnivorous Diet: L600 Plecos have an omnivorous diet, with a preference for plant-based foods. Offer them a variety of high-quality sinking pellets, wafers, and vegetables like zucchini, spinach, and cucumber.
  • Supplement with Protein: Provide occasional protein-rich foods such as bloodworms, brine shrimp, or daphnia to meet their dietary needs.

Care:

  • Hiding Places: Create ample hiding places in the aquarium using caves, driftwood, or rock formations. L600 Plecos appreciate secure retreats and will feel more comfortable in a well-decorated tank.
  • Substrate: Use sand or smooth gravel as the substrate to prevent any damage to their delicate undersides.
  • Tank Size: A minimum tank size of 30 gallons is recommended for a single L600 Pleco. Larger tanks are necessary for multiple individuals or if housing with other fish.
  • Water Changes: Perform regular partial water changes of about 20% every 1-2 weeks to maintain water quality and promote a healthy environment.
  • Behavior: L600 Plecos are predominantly nocturnal and prefer dimly lit aquariums. They are known for their algae-eating capabilities, making them beneficial for maintaining a clean tank.

L600 Pleco 6-7cm

SGD 77.65

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