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    The change in color in this Blue Phantom Pleco is so strange.When I first got this fish, maybe 6 months ago ( appx.) it was a dark blue. It then started to change to a lighter blue and now is a mottled blue/green. Wonder if it is going to stay this way ( it has been at this stage for about 6 weeks now) or turn all green.

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    Very strange! Must be trying to blend in with the plants lol

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    He's very very pretty! He certainly camouflages but stands out at the same time haha.
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    Oh my, he is so pretty! Does he stay out and about for you? I hope you get to admire him often.
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    Agreed, beautiful fish...male, female?...about how long is it?
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    Yeah, i'm curious how big this pleco will grow? I can't believe I sold my friend's tank with one of these. I kept her tiger pleco pair, but sold the lone blue phantom. I think he costed her 70$ to buy initially, if I know he would look like that, I would have never sold it!
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    Quote Originally Posted by RiversGirl View Post
    Oh my, he is so pretty! Does he stay out and about for you? I hope you get to admire him often.
    SThanks :) he actually is out quite a bit. She does swim to the back when she sees me go by the tank, but for the most part is visible most of the time.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Slaphppy7 View Post
    Agreed, beautiful fish...male, female?...about how long is it?
    Id say she is approximately 7.5-8 inches. Maybe less @ 7. I would have to take her out and measure.
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    Wow, she's a big 'un, lol...maybe not done growing yet, too
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