L501 "Black Phantasm"


Common Name - Black Phantasm Pleco

Scientific Name - Hypancistrus sp.

Max Size - 7"

Care - Easy

Temperature Range - 75-83F

pH - 6.5-7.5

Diet - Carnivore. Eats high protein foods, such as EBO Artemia, Mussel, and Insect Meal.

Breeding - Moderate

Notes - The Black Phantasm Pleco is one of the largest Hypancistrus species, topping out at just over 7 inches. This species can be distinguished from other black with white spot Hypancistrus species by it's unique fin coloration. The dorsal, caudal, and pectoral fins are mostly white with a black seam at the tips. This creates a beautiful contrast