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Panda loach

Panda loach

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Panda Loach, also known by the scientific name Yaoshania pachychilus, are freshwater fish belonging to the Cobitidae family. Native mainly to the rivers of southern China, these charming loaches sport a distinct black and white livery, evoking the iconic silhouette of the panda.

To ensure the optimal well-being of Panda Loach in an aquarium, it is essential to have environmental conditions similar to those in their natural habitat. When it comes to temperature, maintaining a range between 22°C and 26°C is ideal for these fish. A stable temperature helps promote their health and natural behavior.

When it comes to water pH, Panda Loach prefer a slightly acidic to neutral environment, with an ideal range between 6.5 and 7.5. Water hardness should also be moderate, usually between 5 and 15 dGH.

Panda Loach behavior is often described as sociable and peaceful. These fish are known to be active and curious, exploring the nooks and crannies of the aquarium. They are generally gregarious, meaning they enjoy the company of their peers. It is recommended to keep these fish in groups to promote their well-being and minimize stress.

When it comes to the aquarium environment, provide hiding places and shelter in the form of sturdy plants, rocks, and roots. Panda Loach like to hide and rest in safe places.

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