Common Plecostomus 6cm
6cm Common Plecostomus. Water Quality: Will require a water temperature 18° - 26°C with a pH of 6.5 - 7.5. Compatability:The Common Pleco is a peaceful fish. Good tankmates include most Tetras, small to medium Cichlids and other South American fish. Gouramis and Livebearers also make great tank mates if the aquarium pH is kept close to neutral (pH 6.9-7.2) Some large cichlids may bully Plecos persistently. Diet: Omnivore but widely known as an algae eater. For optimal health a wide varied diet of wafers, vegitable based and frozen foods such as bloodworm.