Fresh Water Fish Pet

Chinese Algae Eater

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Chinese Algae Eater

Quick StatisticsTemperament: Community (Juvenile)/ Semi-aggressive (Adult)
Family: Gyrinocheilidae
Native To: Asia
Diet: Herbivore
Adult Size: Up to 9″
Temperature: 72° – 82°F
Care Level: Easy
Tank Size: 10+ gallons
Scientific Name: Gyrinocheilus aymonieri
Environment: Freshwater

Able to attach to almost anything in a tank with its mouth
Young specimens are peaceful, while adults are territorial
Does best in an established tank with plenty of circulation in the tank

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