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Scientific Name: Botia macracantha
Common Name: Clown Loach, Tiger Loach
Adult Size: 6-8 inches
Life Expectancy: 20 years
Minimum Tank Size: 100 gallons
Ideal Tank Conditions:
Diet & Nutrition: Omnivorous; will generally eat all types of live foods, flakes, and algae. They like tablets and frozen foods as well.
Breeding & Spawning: Rarely been bred in the home aquarium.
Gender: The body of the mature Clown Loach deepens considerably and females normally have thicker bodies.
Compatible Tank Mates: See Compatibility Chart