A cylinder of beautiful landscape plants and healthy fish, all cannot do without a clean water environment, and to maintain the cleanliness of the water environment, often need some water "cleaner", they are shouldering the cleaning tank, smoking and the removal of algae residue.
The scavenger, also known as sucker fish, Pipa fish, and so on, is originally produced in Brazil, Venezuela and other places. Because of its frequent absorption and cleaning of algae and garbage in the aquarium, the name of the scavenger is obtained.
The scavenger can survive almost as long as it has water, and is better fed with weak acid soft water or neutral water, and the feed is dominated by algae. The suitable temperature of 20-28 DEG C, generally aquarium 1 meters with 2-3 tail heating rod is appropriate.
It is worth noting that in the algae scavenger smoking at the same time, also will bite into the water tender leaves, will devour other fish eggs, therefore, in cleaning the aquarium in algae scavenger, to promptly remove so as not to hurt the grass, also avoid with moderate or small fish mixed feed.
Scavenger eating feed, especially the sinking of small pellets, convenient suction inhalation, for small pellets floating in the water, smoking will use the water way to lose belly. In spite of this, the scavenger can still clean the wall of the fish tank. The places it wiped out were especially clean. The scavenger's mouth, like a vacuum cleaner, sucked all the fish manure and green plants into the stomach. It has a bubble in its mouth, which is oxygen in the bubble, so that it can make it longer in the water, so that it can eat more "food". The scavenger also eats a small amount of fish excreta with fish, seaweed, bacteria, and feed as the main food starvation, which has also become the origin of its name.