L234 Dragon Hifin Pleco (Megalancistrus parananus)

$199.99

One of the largest and most massive species of South American plecos, the Hifin Dragon Pleco originates from the fast moving rivers of Southern Brazil and grows to a massive 24″ or larger in size. A grazer and scavenger, this pleco should be fed a varied diet of vegetable matter, protein, and sinking pellets or gel diets. Relatively hardy, the Hifin Dragon Pleco is a true monster fish suitable only for very large aquariums with plentiful hiding places and excellent water quality.

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Description

L234 Dragon Hifin Pleco (Megalancistrus parananus)

Origin: Wild Brazil
Locale: Rio Sao Francisco
Diet: Invertebrates, detritus, algae, frozen & prepared feeds
Adult Size: 20″+
Recommended Tank Size: 240+ gallons
Compatibility: Peaceful, can be aggressive and territorial toward similar species

Preferred Water Parameters
pH:                          6.5 – 7.5
Temp:                     76-82F
Ammonia:              0ppm
Nitrite:                    0ppm
Nitrate:                  <30ppm