Our small Chocolate Albino Pleco algae eating fish grow to 1.5 inches in size. This fish has a typical lifespan of 10-15 years and thrive best in water temperatures ranging from 73-82 degrees. This fish has a very peaceful temperament and can be stocked in a tank with any other fish species, except for small shrimp. This fish consumes dirt, debris, and waste, as well as cleaning the tank glass, substrate and equipment. The Chocolate Albino Pleco tends to stick to the bottom or sides of the tank.
This group of our Chocolate Albino Pleco algae eating fish is medium in size, ranging from 2.5 to 3 inches. This fish species originated in South America and are classified as herbivores. You can supplement their diet with algae wafers. For appearance, there is no visible difference between the male and the female. This fish has a very peaceful demeanor and will sleep during the day or when the aquarium light is on.
Our large 4-5 inch Chocolate Albino Plecos are very rare in the hobby of collecting fish. These fish are farm-raised in the United States and require care rated from easy to moderate. This fish will grow from 12-18 inches in a large aquarium.