Hypostomus niceforoi

Origin: Brazil, South America
Temperament: Peaceful. Hides during the day
Care: Feed sinking vegetable tablets/wafers and zucchini after dark. A large tank is required with many hiding places among plants and hollow logs. Young Hypostomus niceforoi live in fast flowing streams but move to slower, deeper waters as they age.
Temperature Range: 22-28C
pH: 6-8
Potential Size: 28cm
Breeding: Very difficult
Sex: Cannot be determined from external features.

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