Ottocinclus x 2 £7.95
Midgit Suckermouth Ottos
How hard are they to keep?
We would class these as moderate in difficulty to keep. Best introduced when the tank is mature as will not tolerate poor water quality. Theses guys love live plants
What is it maximum size?
Where are they from?
Originates from south east Brazil
How many can I keep?
These Ottocinclus enjoy each other company so best kept in groups of 3 or more.
What are the ideal water conditions?
Good movement of water and slightly acidic water is ideal. Plenty of hiding places and live plants ( All our fish have been Acclimatized to live in our Local Hard Tap water)
What do you feed them?
An active algae eater, can be fed on algae based foods such as wafers or pellets
How compatible are Ottocinclus with other fish?
A very peaceful community fish
How do I breed them?
The Ottocinclus breeds in groups and would need Slightly acidic water for them to breed a separate breeding tank would be best suited for these guys.