Originally Posted by loki azrial
I thought plecos only sucked the slime coat if there was not enough food or algea for them? he's definitely not hungry, I have removed him from the tank though for now I'm gonna have to hunt for a bargain tank (not parting with him even tho he's a pain in the butt) lol
Common Plecos can get territorial. And get huge. Think 125g tank !
Their bioload is also very large so big tank and big filtration.
They also are active at night and can harm slow moving Fancy Goldfish by accident if they get startled. Plecos are very spiky.