Golden Nugget Pleco
Males have a wider and flatter outline the female s forehead tends to be rounder.
Golden nugget pleco. American biotope with rocks caves driftwood bogwood and sturdy well rooted plants. The gold nugget pleco baryancistrus xanthellus is a fairly popular type of pleco that can only be found in brazil. Gold nugget pleco gold seam pleco l018 l081 l085 l177 scientific name. Bah ree ann siss truss.
Cotm 2000 december shane s world catfishology the yellow seamed golden nugget a problem pleco. Xanthellus the combination of yellow markings on the dorsal and caudal fin and numerous yellow spots on the body is. Gold nugget pleco s are known to be grazers in the wild but in the aquarium blood worm chopped shrimps along with courgette or cucumber are readily accepted. The gold nugget pleco l018 is a very attractive and long lived 25 years species of plecostomus that has become quite popular within the aquarium trade.
Amazon river south america typical tank setup. Baryancistrus species average adult fish size. L081 gold nugget pleco. Greek barys heavy greek agkistron hook essentially heavy ancistrus.
L177 is to look at their foreheads. The gold nugget pleco baryancistrus sp has a few different varieties available. There are three different gold nugget plecos l018 and l085 l081 and l177. These plecos still often go by l numbers even though they were scientifically classified in 2011.
6 8 inches 15 20 cm place of origin. It belongs to the catfish family and is a sucker mouth by nature. Once the domain of exotic fish collectors the gold nugget pleco has become much more attainable for the average aquarium hobbyist. It s common to hear this species referred to as the golden nugget pleco as well although the gold variation is used more often.
Sexing the best way to sex baryancistrus sp. The l stands for loricariidae and the number is the fish. The gold nugget pleco got its name shortened from gold nugget plecostomus. Gold nugget pleco l018 l085 l177 lda060 classification.
It s also common to hear this species called l018 or l 18. However they are still somewhat rare and do command a higher. With the exception of l081 not mentioned in the description of b. Once the domain of exotic fish collectors the gold nugget pleco has become much more attainable for the average aquarium hobbyist.
The gold nugget pleco is a very attractive and long lived 25 years species of plecostomus that has become quite popular within the aquarium trade. This aquatic living creature came first under captivation in the year 1981 and was exclusively exported to great britain. Does best in a tank with current. Find near nearer or same sized spp.
180mm or 7 1 sl.
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