Spotted Orange Seam Pleco L106
Scientific Name Hemiancistrus guahiborum
Common Name(s) L106, Spotted Orange Seam Pleco
Size 125mm or 4.9" SL.
Sexing Females reach sexual maturity as small as 44mm (average female size, 64mm); males reach sexual maturity as small as 50mm (average male size, 75mm).
Temperature 25.0-31.0°C or 77-87.8°F
Natural habitat: Rocky region of river, heterogeneous structure consisting of porous rocks interspersed with solid rocks.
Average temperature, 30.9 ± 0.3°C (maximum, 31.1°C; minimum, 30.1°C), highly oxygenated (8.2 ± 0.1 mg O2/L), and slightly acidic (pH 6.6 ± 0.1).
Feeding Gut analysis indicates a diet consisting at least partly of bloodworms and other insect larvae/pupa.
Furniture The natural habitat of this fish is crevices on rocky bottom.