The L14 Goldie Pleco (Scobinancistrus aureatus), also known as the Sunshine Pleco is a species of freshwater catfish native to Brazil. This pleco is highly sought after by hobbyists for its striking appearance, with a bright yellow-gold body and dark spots on its dorsal and fins. They prefer a tank with plenty of hiding places and plants to retreat to, as well as open swimming space.
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- Origin: Brazil
- Max size: 10 inches
- Recommended tank size: 75 gallons
- Water temperature: 75-80°F
- Temperament: Peaceful
- Diet: Omnivorous, with a preference for vegetable matter. Offer a varied diet that includes algae wafers, blanched vegetables, and occasional protein-based foods like bloodworms or brine shrimp.
- Life span: Up to 10 years with proper care