L519 "Rio Itenez"

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Common Name - Rio Itenez Bristlenose Pleco

Scientific Name - Ancistrus sp.

Max Size - 4"

Care - Easy

Temperature Range - 75-85F

pH - 6.0-8.0

Diet - Omnivore. All specimens will readily accept most prepared foods. Most can be trained to eat vegetables. All of our bristlenose get canned green beans (no salt added) as a staple food.

Breeding - Moderate

Origin - Tank Raised

Notes - The Rio Itenez Bristlenose, sometimes referred to as Kiefner 2, is a smaller Ancistrus species that stays a bit smaller than most common bushynose variants. This species has brilliant dark lines that contrast with their golden brown body. Color and pattern vary amongst each specimen.