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Trillianne
02-06-2012, 06:32 PM
Ok so... I am thinking I have a male rubbernose pleco based primarily on the pelvic fin size.

Here is a photo of mine:
http://www.aquaticcommunity.com/fishpictures/data/997/vulcan1.jpg

and:
http://www.aquaticcommunity.com/fishpictures/data/997/vulcan.jpg

Here's a link to some reference sample photos of males and females:
http://www.planetcatfish.com/catelog/_species.php?species_id=318

Anyone a bit more experienced want to confirm or deny my assertion?
And other than staring at fins at the pet shop... any other pro tips on finding a matching mate?