L-201 Inspector Pleco

The L-201 inspector pleco is beautiful. Also called the Snow Ball Pleco, these catfish have black bodies and bold white, sometimes yellowish, large dots on the body. They are great scavengers and look like enthusiatics investigators as they sort through the gravel. Inspector plecos are wild caught in Colombia and do well in freshwater aquariums. In plants aquariums they will not disturb plants and leave the snails alone. These fish only grow to about 4 inches in the fish tank.

  • Scientific name: HYPANCISTRUS CONTRADENS L-201
  • Origin: Columbia
  • Lifespan: 12 years
  • Max size:  5 inches
  • Food: Live, frozen, flake
  • Shipping Size: Approx. 2 inches