Chinese Emperor Loach
Scientific Name: Parabotia maculosa
- Care Level: Moderate
- Temperament: Peaceful
- Lifespan: 15 years or longer
- Water Conditions: 72-86° F, KH 8-12, pH 6.0-7.5
- Maximum Size: 8"
- Diet: Omnivore
- Minimum Tank Size: 50 gallons
They should be fed bottom feeder wafer formulations, herbivore flakes or pellets and should also be supplemented with live and frozen meaty foods like bloodworms and tubifex.