Showing posts with label LORICARIIDAE. Show all posts
Showing posts with label LORICARIIDAE. Show all posts

Thursday, January 05, 2017



General Specifications

Latin Name: Baryancistrus demantoides
Geographic Origin: Endemic to Venezuela.
Nutrition Format: Omnivorous
Behavior: Peaceful
Behavior to Their Type: Peaceful
Swimming Level: Bottom, over the glass of aquarium.
Gender Discrimination: There is not any exact gender discrimination but in general thought fish with bigger fin is male.


They spawn and protect their eggs.

Living Medium

Temperature: 24 - 27 ° C
Maximum Sizes: 15 cm.
Water Hardness: 3 - 10 ° d
pH: 5.8 - 6.5
Minimum Size of Tank: 150 liters

General Comments: 

Reproduction in aquarium medium is rarely seen. Compering with other other loricariidae family member they are more delicate. So that they need extra care.

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Ancistrus Claro [LORICARIIDAE]


General Specifications

Latin Name: Ancistrus claro.
Geographic Origin: Brazil
Nutrition Format: Carnivorous - Herbivores.
Behavior: Peaceful.
Behavior to Their Type: Peaceful.
Swimming Level: Bottom, also act in the glass and accessories.
Gender Discrimination: It consists of spines on the mouths of men.


They shed plain eggs, retain their eggs.

Living Medium

Temperature: 24 ° C - 28 ° C
Maximum Sizes: 7 cm.
Minimum Aquarium Capacity: 80 liters
Water Hardness: 2 - 10 ° d
pH: 6 to 7.6

General Comments:  It is active during the day. Man and female access reproductive maturity at same time.