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Small Tank Algae Eaters

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17 products
Trinidad Plecostomus
(Hypostomus punctatus)
Starting at $3.29
…useful herbivore in an aquarium with algae, the Trinidad Plecostomus will keep algae under control under normal tank conditions. If no algae are present, supplement with algae wafers and other herbivore preparations.Approximate Purchase Size: Small: 2" to 2-1/2"; Medium: 3" to 3-1/2"; Large:…
Chinese Algae Eater
(Gyrinocheilos aymonieri)
Starting at $1.49
tanks the Chinese Algae Eater will defend its territory. This species of algae eater can become aggressive when they become full grown. Breeding has not been seen or been successful in an aquarium setting. There is little known about sexing the male and female.The main source of food is algae on…
Silver Dollar
(Metynnis argenteus)
Starting at $5.99
…matter in their daily diet. Algae tablets, flake foods or any other suitable foods should be fed multiple times daily, keeping a close watch to make sure they are getting their share from more aggressive eaters such as barbs and tetras.Approximate Purchase Size: Small: 1" to 1-1/2" Large: 1-1/2" to…
Gold Spotted (L-136) Plecostomus
(Hypancistrus sp.)
Starting at $44.99
…minimum tank of 30 gallons should be provided to house this fish.Feeding the Gold Spotted Plecostomus is not difficult due to the fact that it is not a picky eater. Feeding off the bottom of the aquarium, it gets most of its nutrition from left over food and algae. If there is no algae or left over…
Hikari Seaweed Extreme
(4127)
Starting at $7.79
…in Small Pellets or Medium Wafers.Hikari Seaweed Extreme is an outstanding nutrient mix that helps support rapid growth and immune system health while helping maintain coloration. Highly aromatic wafers and pellets instantly attract herbivorous species and is a great alternative to sheet algae.
Two Little Fishies VeggieMag
(4225)
Starting at $20.94
…it on the wall if the clip becomes uncoupled. Safe for glass but one must prevent picking up sand or gravel that would scratch the windows.Caution: Small parts may present choking hazards. Keep out of reach of children. Strong magnets! Keep away from computers, monitors, credit cards and watches.
Starry Blenny
(Salarias ramosus)
Starting at $17.99
…best to house singly unless kept in a larger tank and the two are a mated pair. It tends to perch and hop from rock to rock looking for microalgae to graze on. The Starry Blenny does best in well-established aquariums with large amounts of natural algae to feed on. The diet can be supplemented with…
Sailfin Plecostomus
(Pterygoplichthys gibbiceps)
Starting at $10.99
…the Sailfin Plecostomus is not difficult due to the fact that it is not a picky eater. Feeding off the bottom of the aquarium, it gets most of its nutrition from left over food and algae. If there is no algae or left over food present, supplement with high quality flake food, sinking carnivore…
Bushy Nose Plecostomus
(Ancistrus sp.)
Starting at $34.99
…difficult due to the fact that it is not a picky eater. Feeding off the bottom of the aquarium, it gets most of its nutrition from left over food and algae. If there is no algae or left over food present, supplement with high quality flake foods, algae wafers and other high quality plant based…
Galaxy (L-07) Plecostomus
(Leporacanthicus galaxias)
Starting at $69.99
…picky eater. Feeding off the bottom of the aquarium, it gets most of its nutrition from left over food and algae. If there is no algae or left over food present, supplement with high quality flake food, sinking carnivore pellets, freeze-dried bloodworms, and tubifex.Approximate Purchase Size: Small:
Longhorn Cowfish
(Lactoria cornuta)
Starting at $29.99
…toxin lethal to other tank members, including other Longhorns.Since they are omnivores, the Longhorn Cowfish should be offered a variety of meaty and vegetable foods. They are slow eaters, and should not be housed with aggressive eaters.Approximate Purchase Size: Small: 1" to 2-1/4"; Medium: 2-1/4"…
Gold Nugget Plecostomus
(Baryancistrus sp.)
Starting at $69.99
eater. Feeding off the bottom of the tank, it gets most of its nutrition from left over food and algae. If there is no algae or left over food present, supplement with high quality flake food, sinking carnivore pellets, and freeze-dried bloodworms and tubifex.Approximate Purchase Size: Small: 1-1/2"…
Seachem NutriDiet® Marine Plus Flakes
(5870)
Starting at $5.34
…even finicky eaters. Seachem NutriDiet Marine Plus Flakes boast diverse, quality ingredients plus Seachem Entice to attract finicky eaters and enhance palatability. Rich assortment of vitamins and minerals including Vitamin C support overall growth and health. Contains Chlorella algae for superior…
Colored Sailfin Blenny Fiji
(Atrosalarias fuscus)
Starting at $49.99
…variations in color include yellow, green, orange, brown, or a combination of all. Usually peaceful unless the tank mates have a similar shape, this fish is an ideal algae eater in the fish only or reef aquarium. In a reef environment it may nip at small-polyped stony corals and clam mantles.The…
AlgaGen ReefPods
(Assorted species)
Starting at $13.99
…added to a sump or refugium preferably with a suitable substrate such as rock, sand or algae. It is suggested that the protein skimmer be turned off when adding the culture. Calanoids can be added to the main tank, most effectively at night when they won't be quickly predated by fish. Populations…
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