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daisycutter 04-14-2007 04:02 PM

and this is...?
 
http://www.fishforum.com/userpix/729_DSC00208_1.jpg i was given this in butter tub from someone who was getting rid of all there freshwater to try salt ive put it in with my large common for the moment i was also offered a load of mollies that i didnt accept as i need them like a hole in the head

leifthebunny 04-14-2007 04:03 PM

Looks like a Bushy Nose Pleco

daisycutter 04-14-2007 04:04 PM

the only parts not visable are its fins it has white blobs on its fin tips (dorsal and tail)

Amphitrite 04-14-2007 04:06 PM

Yep, looks like ancistrus sp3 to me.

daisycutter 04-14-2007 04:11 PM

its in with a large common and a syno cat these fish will move into a malawi setup when i can afford another tank is it ok were it is or should i rehome it

flatcam1 04-14-2007 06:16 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by daisycutter
its in with a large common and a syno cat these fish will move into a malawi setup when i can afford another tank is it ok were it is or should i rehome it


Do you have lots of driftwood in your tank?

daisycutter 04-14-2007 06:18 PM

no only rock take it i should find someone to take it then

flatcam1 04-14-2007 06:27 PM

I don't Think you Should risk it but that is just my opinion.

Best regards, Flatcam1

Lupin 04-14-2007 10:30 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by daisycutter
its in with a large common and a syno cat these fish will move into a malawi setup when i can afford another tank is it ok were it is or should i rehome it

Plecs will prefer lower pH than the pH needed by a Malawi setup. Only the synodontis cats can work well in Rift Valley cichlid tanks.:)

daisycutter 04-15-2007 10:56 AM

there goes that idea


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