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Pseudacanthicus sp. (L024)
 
Image contributors to this species:
Johnny Jensen's Photographic Library (3)
ScotCat Sources:
Etymology = Genus 
Other Sources:
Google Search  All Catfish Species Inventory  Search ispecies
 
Relevant Information: This species is similar to P.leopardus and L025 but is paler coloured with less red in the fins. Aquarium care: Would need a large tank as they grow big and are territorial. Diet: As with all of this genera they are carnivores and would need to be fed on frozen foods such as Artemia, mosquito larvae, mysis and shrimp. They can also be fed pellet and tablet foods.
Common Name: L024, Cactus pleco.
Synonyms: None
Family: Loricariidae ycipitidae
Distribution: Brazil: Rio Tocantins
Size: 40cm. (16ins)
Temp: 25-29°c (77-85°f.)
p.H. 6.0-7.5.
Reference: Seidel, I. 2008. Back to Nature guide to L-catfishes, Ettlingen, Germany 208 p
ScotCat Factsheet no. 11. June.1997



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