This interesting eel-like loach is a great choice for the community tank and relatively easy to keep. They remain fairly invisible during the day, usually appearing at dusk and mainly feeding at night. If you have a dimly lit aquarium then this can be ideal. They prefer a sandy or smooth gravelled substrate.
Species – Black Kuhli Loach - Pangio Kuhlii
Current Size – 5cm - 6cm
Adult Length – 8cm
Temperature Range – 22 - 28°C
pH Range – 6.0 – 8.0
Special Requirements - It is important that your filter is well screened as these little loach can get anywhere.
Tanks Mates and Compatibility – This is a very peaceful loach and will not trouble any other tank mates.
Feeding – They are scavengers and will sift through the substrate looking for waste food.
Please note – Some images used are library photos and will show the colour potential at a fully mature size, as our fish are juveniles they may vary.
We always aim to supply the fish as close to the purchase size as possible. On rare occasions if this is not possible we will contact you.
The fish are selected at random however you are welcome to make a note on the order and the fish manager will do his best for you, requests are dependent on stock at the time of your order.