Spiny Monster Pleco - Pseudacanthius Spinosus (L160)
The Spiny Monster Pleco is a relatively peaceful plec suitable for most community aquariums.
Adult Length: 26cm
Temperature Range 25-29°C
pH Range: 5.8-7.2
Special Requirements: Needs a hiding place! It is important to ensure that they receive enough food, especially in a tank of voracious feeders. Feeding just before your turn out the light in the evening can be a good option.
Tanks Mates: They are a good community fish as they are peaceful. However smaller fish and shrimp may be seen as dinner.
Feeding: The Spiny Monster Plec will accept sinking pellets and algae wafers as well as meaty foods fozen or live including daphnia, bloodworms, brine shrimp etc