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Old 10-20-2010, 09:53 AM   #1
 
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question about PLECO


i have the same pleco in the picture , it nice pleco any way
in here people call it garbage fish , not because it dirty
, because it eat other fish poo, is that true ?

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Old 10-20-2010, 09:56 AM   #2
 
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because it eat other fish poo, is that true ?
No, not true. There is no fish that will eat another fishes poo.
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Old 10-20-2010, 11:16 AM   #3
 
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Old 10-20-2010, 08:40 PM   #4
 
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They sure do create a lot of it though. Be prepared :)
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Old 10-20-2010, 11:02 PM   #5
 
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fish that eat poo

scatophagus.....various tangs....
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Old 10-20-2010, 11:56 PM   #6
 
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Never heard of it being a "garbage fish" but the only reason I could think that is because they create a lot of waste haha! be prepared for seeing lots of poop! I have a pleco and I picked up his cave to get a good vaccuming done....and wow! He's called spike but also I call him my little poo:)

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