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Sail-fin Pleco

Sail-fin Pleco
Pterygoplichthys Gibbiceps

Length: 19.0"
Sex: Difficult to tell.
Feeding: Algae, lettuce leaves, boiled peas and spinach.
Social Behaviour: A large, peaceful fish


Up Keep: Should be kept in a tank that is a minimum of 50 gallons. Provide plenty of plants and places for hiding. Very hardy and will tolerate a variety of water conditions.
Breeding: unknown
Comments: These plecos can grow to be very big and should not be kept in anything smaller than a 50 gallon tank. They are very hardy and peaceful. They are great for algae control but are messy and do need a large volume filter.


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