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Old 01-26-2011, 09:28 PM   #11
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Well... maybe they are still babies? Or you got albino-something else? Could happen. Sometimes an LFS will get in a bag of plecos that are marked as "assorted" and they have to ID them on their own. They could have mis-IDed them? Just a possibility.
I got mine straight from the packaging where petsmart ordered it. The fish just arrived and it was labeled albino bristlenose. They are still babies. About an inch and a half long.
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Oh okay. Just trying to come up with a reason for you. No offense meant.
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Oh okay. Just trying to come up with a reason for you. No offense meant.
No worries I'm just too anxious to see the bristles. thanks
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Aw, alright. They are great little guys. I have a pleco right now that I'm waiting to get older so I can figure out what kind he is.
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Aw, alright. They are great little guys. I have a pleco right now that I'm waiting to get older so I can figure out what kind he is.
Yes they are great. Do you know how many species(?) of plecos are there?
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400-ish. And I believe they are still finding more.
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400-ish. And I believe they are still finding more.
Oh wow! I though there wasn't even 10. Lol. Amazing.
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Okay, I was wrong, there is up to L600.
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Yea, go check out planetcatfish.com and go to L-numbers. Those are all plecos. So many that they just went with numbering the little guys.
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Yea, go check out planetcatfish.com and go to L-numbers. Those are all plecos. So many that they just went with numbering the little guys.
Wow! That's a lot. I'm going to check it out now
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