L201 “Orinoco Angel”
Common Name - Orinoco Angel/Snowball Pleco
Scientific Name - Hypancistrus sp.
Max Size - 5"
Care - Easy
Temperature Range - 78-86F
pH - 6.5-7.5
Diet - Omnivore. Juveniles will accept plant based foods, but most specimens prefer meatier prepared foods. All specimens are fed with prepared and frozen foods.
Breeding - Moderate
Notes - The Orinoco Angel Pleco is commonly referred to as a Snowball Pleco. These beautiful fish are wild caught from Colombia, and are an easy beginner level Hypancistrus.