How hard are they to keep?
We would class this as an easy care level.
What is its maximum size?
Where are they from?
They originate from a wide ranging area in South America.
What are the ideal water conditions?
Ideal water conditions are a temperature range of 23-27c. PH 6.5-7.5.
What do you feed them?
As with other plecos it is well known for it's algae eating. May require additional feeding of algae wafers and meaty foods.