L091 “Three Beacon Pleco”


Common Name - Three Beacon Pleco

Scientific Name - Leporacanthicus triactis

Max Size - 10"

Care - Moderate

Temperature Range - 78-86F

pH - 6.0-7.5

Diet - Omnivore. Diet consists of high protein pellets and frozen foods

Breeding - Difficult

Origin - Wild Colombia

Notes -The Three Beacon Pleco is a gorgeous spotted fish from Colombia. With their striking orange fins, Three Beacon Plecos provide a nice shot of color into aquariums.

Leporacanthicus species tend to prefer a more meaty diet as they grow larger, so be sure to provide a high protein prepared food or the occasional treat of frozen shrimp or mussels.