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2"+ Lemon Blue-Eyed Bristlenose Pleco (L144a))

Bushynose Pleco

Ancistrus sp.


You will receive q healthy lemon blue eyed pleco that was tank bred and raised here in the fish cave. They are great for controlling algae in your fish tank and look stunning while doing it! They are peaceful and easy to care for. Pictures are not of the exact one you will receive but they are my pictures from my stock. Unsexed and 2"+ in size and growing.

Lemon Blue-eye Bushynose (Bristlenose) Pleco

Scientific Name: Ancistrus sp.

Diet: Omnivore (mostly plant matter)

Difficulty: Easy to Moderate

Min Tank Size (in gallons): 20

Community Safe: Yes

pH Range 6.0-7.6

Temperature Range 72-85

Max Size (in inches): 5-6

Origin: South America

Males will grow bushy appendages around the mouth and on top of the head. Some adult females will have a few bristles near their mouth but not like their male counterparts.

Ancistrus plecos are omnivores that eat both meaty foods as well as plant matter though they seem to eat more vegatation than meaty foods. They are generally safe for planted aquariums and stay smaller than most other pleco species. A staple food these are raised on are fresh vegetables including canned no salt added french cut green beans as well as fresh zucchini. They are also fed repashy and varied diet of wafers and pellets.

Current Price: 22.00

Stock Level: 6

Seller Info

Store Name: Wild Fish Tanks

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Seller Country: United States

Shipping: Starts at $20.00 for up to 20 of these and may qualify for free shipping at checkout.