Can Pleco Fish live in cold water?
Accordingly, what pleco can live in cold water?
Most plecos are tolerant of waters ranging from 65 to 85 degrees Fahrenheit (18-30°C), though they prefer temperatures between about 75 and 82°F (24-28°C). With that being said, there are some pleco species that are hardier than others, and may be able to withstand some cooler waters. A Bristlenose Pleco.
Additionally, can algae eaters live in cold water? Many so called algae eaters live in water that is quite fast flowing. Hillstream loach species are frequently sold as algae eaters for coldwater or temperate tanks.
Just so, what temperature can Plecos live in?
Most fish aquariums are “tropical setups” in the water temperatures of 72-84 F range. Plecos will do just fine in that and even lower temps. Even down in the mid 60 degrees Fahrenheit.
What fish can live in cold water?
Coldwater fish are fish such as goldfish, koi, and other members of the carp family that are able to survive in cold water temperatures.