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Otocinclus Catfish (Otocinclus macrospilus) – Nature's Algae Buster for Your Tank

Welcome the Otocinclus Catfish into your aquarium, a small yet mighty fish celebrated for its efficient algae-eating prowess and endearing characteristics.

Key Features:

Miniature Marvels: Embrace the charm of these small-sized catfish, perfect for adding a touch of nature to any aquarium.

Algae-Eating Dynamo: Watch as Otocinclus Catfish diligently graze on algae, helping maintain a clean and pristine aquatic environment.

Community Companions: Known for their peaceful nature, these catfish are excellent community members, cohabiting harmoniously with a variety of fish species.

Active Bottom Dwellers: Observe their lively exploration of the substrate, keeping the lower levels of your tank vibrant and algae-free.

Care Tips:

  • Schooling Preference: Thriving in groups, consider keeping them in small schools for their well-being and to showcase their natural schooling behavior.

  • Water Parameters: Maintain stable conditions – pH 6.0-7.5, temperature 72-78°F (22-26°C), and slightly acidic to neutral water.

Enlist the Otocinclus Catfish as your aquarium's natural algae buster, combining functionality with the delightful presence of these miniature marvels. Enjoy a cleaner, more vibrant tank as these catfish contribute both beauty and utility to your aquatic oasis.


3 Otocinclus Catfish (Otocinclus macrospilus) Freshwater Aquarium Catfish

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