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Help me ID an inherited "suckerfish"

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Help me ID an inherited "suckerfish"
Old 01-04-2011, 12:38 AM   #11
 
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I replied in your other thread also. It is a Chinese algae eater, not SAE.
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Old 01-04-2011, 11:08 AM   #12
 
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I agree with the previous poster. I think its definitely a Chinese Algae Eater.
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Old 01-04-2011, 12:01 PM   #13
 
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Definatlely Chinese algae eater. These guys are awesome! They are slightly territorial but veracious algae eaters! Super cool fish
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Old 01-04-2011, 12:04 PM   #14
 
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Agree on their algae eating abilities, but only when juvies. Once they reach adulthood they lose their taste for algae and move on to other foods. As adults these fish are also known to attach to other fish in order to feed off of their slime coats.
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