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post #11 of 15 Old 02-11-2009, 02:37 PM
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Might be Glyptopericthys Gibbiceps (Sailfin pleco). They get HUGE.

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post #12 of 15 Old 02-13-2009, 07:31 AM
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I'm not sure exactly what kind of pleco this is, but it sure is a good looking fish
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post #13 of 15 Old 02-13-2009, 10:22 AM
its a common sailfin. no doubt about it
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post #14 of 15 Old 02-15-2009, 12:10 AM Thread Starter
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thanks it is a gibbicep (sailfin). i couldn't seem to find any names with pics. i could only find pics without names or vise versa.
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post #15 of 15 Old 02-15-2009, 09:06 AM
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Originally Posted by jeaninel View Post
Might be Glyptopericthys Gibbiceps (Sailfin pleco). They get HUGE.
I agree i once had one but it died my tank got over runned by fungus and it killed all of my fish...
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