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The largest species of catfish are the Plecostomus or as they are more commonly known – Pleco. Most Ancistrus sp. 2.

If you have a Pleco with a big belly, it could be because it is getting close to breeding season. They inhabit ponds and the fresh and brackish waters of river mouths on both the Pacific and Atlantic Ocean slopes. They are found in northern South America. Due to the huge range of different types of Pleco we wanted to give them their own category away from Catfish as some aquarists will only keep Pleco tropical fish. Read up the subject, this link is a good start. Sub-forums. Video showcase; Members Gallery; 1K Threads 11K Messages. Jul 07, 10:46 Are Columbian sharks ok with full saltwater? I got him, some black skirt tetras and a cory cat. by bekateen in Other Catfishes. There could be over 1500 species, but most of these still need to be described by scientists.. South America is also home to lots of cichlid species; there are even some that live in Asia. I got this pleco from someone who's tank broke, and had no intention of fixing it, but rather letting the fish slowly die from toxic water. Sub-forums. S. Sickly cory? apithanos "real" Dec 10, 2018 ; coenb; Corydoras and other Catfish.
Jun … Fish guides for all types of cichlids: African Cichlids, South American Cichlids, Central American Cichlids, and Dwarf Cichlids with information, care and pictures. C. Pseudohemiodon (cf.) Chat, identification, feeding and breeding. 254 Threads 2.2K Messages. Pleco or Plecostomus Hypostomus plecostomus was described by Linnaeus in 1758. African cichlids belong to the Cichlidae family, which includes all other cichlids.Cichlids are one of the most diverse groups of fish and many species can be found in Africa. 1171 views and 17 replies Jul 07, 07:24 Can you ID these Plecs by TwoTankAmin in S.A. Catfishes (Loricariidae - Plecos et al). by bekateen in What is my catfish?. Only grow to around six inches. They have much wider bodies than male Plecos, which tend to be a little skinner and more elongated. Overview.
Hardworking algae eaters especially when young.

Bristlenose Pleco, Ancistrus.

Pleco species identification. Recent activity in the Forum (). 205 views and 3 replies Jul 07, 06:33 Help, what is this beautiful plec?

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What tends to be the case is that females are much rounder than males. I know my tank isn't big enough for him, and would like to find him a new home. See more ideas about Cool fish, Freshwater aquarium fish, Pleco fish. 38 views and 1 reply Just like with the size of the Pleco, the body shape of an individual fish can reveal whether it is a male or female. Jun 11, 2016 - Explore mikeuknow77's board "pleco world" on Pinterest. There is a big problem with identification, reportedly a lot of fish are miss-sold as SAE, and the fake fish you get might get could be quite aggressive.