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Old 12-24-2011, 11:13 AM   #1
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pleco ?

hello everyone im thinking of getting a pleco from a buddy he doesnt know what kind it is its about 7" right now is he too big for a 29g
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It looks like a common pleco to me.and if is yes it will get too big for a 29 gal. But lets wait for someone else to say something I'm still new ish
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+1 Common plec ^^ They get to over a foot in length with ease, I had one that got far too big for my 48 gallon :/
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hmmm **** kk well i guess i wont be adding this guy to my colloection of fishies
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Its a high finned pleco,i have one who dose well in my south/central tank,and my lfs uses them in many african tanks,so you may be ok
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Its a high finned pleco,i have one who dose well in my south/central tank,and my lfs uses them in many african tanks,so you may be ok
do you know how big he'll get?
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I had to put a common pleco in 29 gallon tank. For a short time when I had to sell my 70 gal. He was just to big he could kick the sand all the why to the top of the tank. And it ended up breaking my HOB filter from the sand :-(
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Mine is about 12"
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Its a high finned pleco,i have one who dose well in my south/central tank,and my lfs uses them in many african tanks,so you may be ok
Aka sailfin or common, far too big for your tank xD
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