Dog Flea and Tick Control Products
King Tiger Plecostomus L-066 / L-333

King Tiger Plecostomus L-066 / L-333

Live Freshwater 39.99
King Tiger Plecostomus (L-066 / L-333) 9994850 39.99 OutOfStock Pets > Fish > Aquariums & Bowls 0
Description In Stock Item Number Price Quantity
King Tiger Plecostomus (L-066 / L-333)
 $39.996 or more: $34.99
Email me when this item is available
Scientific Name: Peckolita sp.
Ease of Care: Easy
Approximate Arrival Size: 2 to 3 inches
Approximate Full Size: 6 inches
Native Region: South America
Temperament: Peaceful
Diet: Omnivore

This pleco has very distinctive yellow/white banding on the dark body (tiger stripes) and horizontal yellow/white bands in the dorsal fin. The tail fin is sharply forked, with extensions along the fringe rays. The King Tiger Pleco is found in the rivers of Brazil. The under slung mouth of the pleco acts as a suction device to hold it in place, and to allow the specialized teeth to rasp algae off of rocks, plants and glass. The scales of the pleco act as armor plating and allow the pleco to survive with much larger fish. Most plecos will tolerate other plecos in the same aquarium, but there are exceptions, and plenty of hiding places are required. Generally long lived, the pleco can make a great addition as a scavenger in the aquarium. While these fish do well with eating algae and greens in the aquarium it is also important that they can supplement their diet with other foods so offering as much variety as possible is key.

14 Day Guarantee
Our 14-Day Guarantee ensures all of the fish, plants, and invertebrates we sell are guaranteed to be delivered alive and remain alive for 14 days from the date of delivery. Read more.
Live Shipping Information
Live Orders placed before 11:30 AM ET ship same day. If an order is placed that contains Saltwater Items (Saltwater Fish, Corals, Live Rock, and/or Invertebrates) with Freshwater Fish/Live Aquarium Plants, Dry Goods, Frozen Foods, Reptiles, or Live Pond Plants, the order will be split into separate orders, and you will be charged separate shipping rates for each order. Read more.
$29.99 Shipping on saltwater fish, corals and invertebrates (next day air)
$19.99 Shipping on freshwater fish, plants, and invertebrates. (next day air)
$19.99 Shipping on pond plants. (next day air)
Free Shipping on live rock (2nd day air)
Upgraded shipping is available for an additional fee. Click for details.
PetSolutions Blog
We have created our Acclimation Guide in order to provide a guide for getting your fish, corals or plants settled into their new home. We strongly recommend you read the guide that applies to your order before unpacking your fish from the box. Read more.
Customer Reviews for King Tiger Plecostomus L-066 / L-333
Do you own this product? Write a Review

Previously Viewed Items