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Lot Spot Pleco L067

Royal Pleco L027

Royal Pleco, Panaque lineatus L027
Royal Pleco

The Royal Pleco originates from the Rio Xingu in Brazil. It is known to be aggressive to other Royal Plecos. The eye is orange or red. The Royal Pleco eats vegetable matter and thrives on bogwood. It is not a good algae-eater.

Royal Pleco - Compatibility

The Royal Pleco is compatible withAngelfish, Discus, Plecos

Royal Pleco - Profile

  • Scientific Name: Panaque lineatus L027

  • Family: Catfish

  • Temperature: 24 - 29 C; 75 - 84 F

  • pH: 5.6 - 7.0

  • Size: 40 cm; 16 inches

  • Life Span: ?

  • Breeding: Difficult, Egglayer

Royal Pleco, Panaque lineatus L027
Royal Pleco