Black Spiny Ashiura Pleco (Megalancistrus barrae)

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Black Spiny Ashiura Pleco

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Black Spiny Ashiura Pleco

Megalancistrus barrae

303 Litres (80 US G.)

35.6-40.6cm (14-16 ")

sg

Freshwater

pH

6.0 - 7.5

25-27.8°C (77 -82 °F)

6-16 °d

1:1 M:F

Omnivore
Pellet Foods
Flake Foods
Other (See article)

8-10 years

Family

Loricariidae



Additional names

Black Spiny Ashiura Pleco, Azzura Pleco, Giant Ancistrus

Additional scientific names

Ancistrus barrae


Origin

South America: São Francisco River basin, Brazil.

Sexing

Tank compatibility

Diet

Feeding regime

Environment Specifics

Behaviour

Identification

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