LDA-33 - Baryancistrus LDA-33
Scientific name: Baryancistrus LDA-33
Common name: LDA-33
Usual size in fish tanks: 15 - 25 cm (5.91 - 9.84 inch)
Recommended pH range for the species: 6 - 8
Recommended water hardness (dGH): 8 - 18°N (142.86 - 321.43ppm)
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Recommended temperature: 22 - 27 °C (71.6 - 80.6°F)
The way how these fish reproduce: Spawning
Where the species comes from: South America
Temperament to its own species: peaceful
Temperament toward other fish species: peaceful
Usual place in the tank: Bottom levels
The LDA-33 is an omnivore that prefers various forms of veggies. They will also accept flakes and pellets that contain meaty products as well as small insects and worms.
Males have larger pectoral fins and females tend to be slightly plumper.
Breeding has been unsuccessful in captivity.
This species can live for an average of 12 years.
LDA-33 is endemic to the Amazon River Basin of South America.
This bottom dweller is territorial and can become aggressive toward other bottom dwellers. They are best kept with species that occupy other levels in the aquarium. This pleco requires adequate hiding space and high quality water. The LDA-33 is also referred to as the White Spot Pleco.
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