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 South America but all fish available are farm bred.
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.