The Longfin Blue Eye Lemon Bristlenose Pleco is a very peaceful and hardy addition to almost any aquarium. At a maximum size of 4 to 5.9 inches, this is a very practical and manageable fish. This fish will not bother most plants, but it will likely help with algae control, especially as a juvenile.
Scientific Name: Ancistrus Sp. Super Red
Common Names: Super Red Bristlenose
Temperature: 72° - 86° F (22° - 30° C)
pH: 6.5 - 7.5
KH: 6 - 10 dKH
- Diet: Omnivore, but meatier foods should only be fed sparingly (once a week or less).
- Social behavior: Generally solitary, but will socialize somewhat, especially during breeding.
- Origin: Tank-bred, but indigenous to South America.
- Average adult size: 4 - 5 inches (10 - 13 cm)