Dojo Loach
Misgurnus anguillicaudatus

Care Level

Low

Temperament

Peaceful

Reef Compatible

No

Plant Safe

Yes

Max Size

12" - 18"

Minimum Tank Size

55 gallon

Color

Brown, White, Yellow

Diet

Omnivore

Water Conditions

Neutral (6.5 to 7.5 pH), Intermediate Water Hardness (6-10 dKH), 60 to 78 degrees Fahrenheit

Description


General: The Dojo Loach (Misgurnus anguillicaudatus) are from the relatively cold, slower moving streams, and lakes of eastern China. The Dojo Loach is a very peaceful fish, that will commonly reach lengths up to twenty inches. When keeping Dojo Loach, it is critical to ensure a secure seal between the aquarium, and the hood. The Dojo Loach are recognized as a bit of an escape artist.

Aquarium Diet (Omnivore): Brine Shrimp, Daphnia, Spirulina, Blackworms, Bloodworms, Insects, and Boiled Cucumber

Preferred Water Chemistry: Neutral (6.5 to 7.5 pH), Intermediate Water Hardness (6-10 dKH)

Compatibility: The Dojo Loach (Misgurnus anguillicaudatus) are typically compatible with Danio, Tetra, Rasbora, South American Dwarf Cichlid, Molly, Platy, Guppy, African Butterflyfish, and Corydoras.


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