Twelve-Banded Chinese Loach (Sinibotia pulchra)

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Twelve-Banded Chinese Loach

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Twelve-Banded Chinese Loach

Sinibotia pulchra

Moderate

sg

Freshwater

pH

7.0 - 8.0

[[Minimum temperature::22 °TEMPLATE:UNITS-TEMP| ]] [[Maximum temperature::26 °TEMPLATE:UNITS-TEMP| ]]

6-12 °d

1:1 M:F

Omnivore
Pellet Foods
Flake Foods
Other (See article)

5-8 years

Family

Cobitidae



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Additional names

Twelve-Banded Chinese Loach

Additional scientific names

Botia pulchra, Botia gigantea, Botia superciliaris


Origin

Sexing

Difficult to sex, and breeding is not known in captivity. Mature females may have a thicker body than males.

Tank compatibility

Diet

Feeding regime

Environment Specifics

Behaviour

Identification

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