Loricariids that would thrive in similar water temperatures as scleromystax barbatus?

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Loricariids that would thrive in similar water temperatures as scleromystax barbatus?

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I was wondering if there were any loricariids that would thrive in a similar water temperature range to S.barbatus, the website here shows only one species of pleco and i was wondering if there were more that it didn't show
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Hi Quandale,

There are very few Loricariids from that area that area:
https://www.planetcatfish.com/common/se ... id_url=562

Unfortunately, essentially none of these are in the hobby on a regular basis.

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Hypostomus latifrons and others from the Rio Parana would work at 70F.

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