Alligator Pleco (Pterygoplichthys scrophus)

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Alligator Pleco

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Alligator Pleco

Pterygoplichthys scrophus

208 Litres (55 US G.)

20.3-25.4cm (8-10 ")

sg

Freshwater

pH

6.0 - 7.6

25 -27 °C (77-80.6°F)

2-15 °d

1:1 M:F

Omnivore
Pellet Foods
Flake Foods
Live Foods

5-10 years

Family

Loricariidae





Additional names

Alligator Pleco, Rhino Pleco, Chocolate Pleco

Additional scientific names

Liposarcus scrophus

Origin

Sexing

Tank compatibility

Diet

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