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


Origin

Sexing

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

Tank compatibility

Diet

Feeding regime

Environment Specifics

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

Behaviour

Identification

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