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My first BN plecos!

Discussion in 'Plecos' started by Kaosu, Jan 21, 2012.

  1. Kaosu

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    got a 55 hex with tons of shrimp, tiger endlers, logs plants a whiptail pleco and these two lovely plecos ^_^

    male and female calico bristlenose plecos!

    the female is really paled out, they are currently acclimating to a new tank she has allot more dark coloring than the pics show.
    they are both around 1 1/2 inch.

    they are cute..iv never really been a fan of them until these two^_^
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    a few questions for these guys...with plenty of hiding places will they be fine with a breeding pare of cons in a 29 gallon.

    the cons currently ignore the danios in the tank with them..just chases them an inch or two to get them to move away and stop..even when spawning.

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  2. livebearerfreak

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    you are hypnotized! LOL

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    i would leave them in the 50 hex, a 29 with a pair of cons, these guys will get beat up once the cons have frys.
     
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  3. Kaosu

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    the 55 is coming down and being sold i have no room for it.

    before advising about stocking i would move your 4 convicts out of a 10 gallon tank.


    the 29 has lots of rocks and hiding place more logs to be added soon.
     
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    you are hypnotized! LOL

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    hah already done that LOL, and ihave 3 BN plecos in my 75 with my africans and there doing great! just try it with the cons and see how it goes.
     
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  5. Kaosu

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    bump any one?
     
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    mmm so no one?:(
     
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    Nice calicos...I wouldn't keep them with breeding cons...
     
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    Pretty nice fish! I wouldn't keep them with the breeding cons though :/
     
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    ok thank you !!

    that is what i was looking for^_^!
     
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