Leopard/Sailfin Pleco (gibbiceps) 2.5 to 3 in
The handsome Leopard Pleco Pterygoplichthys gibbiceps was until recently described as Glyptoperichthys gibbiceps, but this name is now considered a synonym. This popular catfish is also known by a number of common names including the Sailfin Pleco, Clown Plecostomus, and Gibby. This is a very hardy fish and the most common catfish used for getting rid of problem algae in the aquarium. They do wonders for managing algae growth in the aquarium.