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Leporacanthicus cf. galaxias Galaxy Pleco L007
Category: Catfish - Loricariidae
Price: £54.95 each
Discount: No discounts available
Stock: 3 in stock
Beautiful large galaxy plecs from our recent shipment from Brazil.
Further information can be found below:
|Male or Female||Cannot be sexed|
|Water conditions:||These fish are currently kept in water Ph 7.0 and Soft|
|Volume Discount:||No discounts available|
L007 (Leporacanthicus cf. galaxias, Galaxy Pleco)
L007 and L029 are rather similar in appearance and both sold under the "Galaxy Pleco" name, but L007 has a taller dorsal fin and a broader snout. Both species have a dark body with yellowy-white spots.
Fish information (behaviour and breeding):
A fairly big plec that feeds primarily on invertebrates such as insect larvae, worms, prawns, and snails. Algae wafers, sliced vegetables, and catfish pellets will also be taken. Comes from fast-flowing waters, and needs clean water with lots of oxygen. Adding airstones or powerheads to increase water movement is highly recommended. Mix only with fishes that appreciate such conditions, such as Congo tetras and rheophilic cichlids such as Steatocranus spp.
Further fish details are shown below:
|Distribution||Brazil, Rio Guama|
|Size||Up to 25 cm|
|Water Parameters||Adaptable, but avoid extremes|