Otocinclus Catfish

Otocinclus Catfish


Common Name: Otocinclus Catfish 

Scientific Name: Otocinclus vestitus

Family: Loricariidae

Max Size: 4"

Schooling: Yes, should be kept in groups of 4 or more

Origin: South America

Diet: Herbivore, one of the best algae eaters available 

Temperament: Peaceful

Community Safe: Yes

Temperature Range: 74-79F

Ph Range: 6.8-7.5

Care Difficulty: Easy

Min Tank Size: 10 Gallons