Sunshine Pleco (Scobinancistrus aureatus)

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Sunshine Pleco

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Sunshine Pleco

Scobinancistrus aureatus

208 Litres (55 US G.)

27.9-30.5cm (11-12 ")

sg

Freshwater

pH

5.8 - 7.2

25-28.9°C (77 -84 °F)

5-19 °d

1:1 M:F

Omnivore
Pellet Foods
Flake Foods
Other (See article)

8-10 years

Family

Loricariidae





Additional names

Goldie Pleco, Sunshine Pleco, L14, L014


Sexing[edit | edit source]

Males are larger than females when mature and have a more "bristled" appearance.


Environment specifics[edit | edit source]

Prefers pea gravel or large rounded stones with hiding places. Will uproot plants so this fish is not planted tank compatible.

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