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Thread: Pleco ID

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    Can you guys help me id Count Chocula? Not sure if he is just a standard pleco or what. Thanks!

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    humm i thought for a second it was a common (sail fin), but in the top fin the brown & black looks like lines & not spot's...but maybe thats just how the top part of the fin looks...now im not sure...maybe it still is?

    im someone else will check it out soon too

    maybe check this out...gold spot pleco
    http://www.plecoplanet.com/forum/showthread.php?t=1598
    Last edited by jessfish; 02-23-2011 at 06:38 PM.
    How To Do Fish Surgery
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    thats what has me confused too. his top fin and tail fin both have stripes instead of spots.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Cassandra
    thats what has me confused too. his top fin and tail fin both have stripes instead of spots.

    did you check out the gold spot pleco link...i edited so not sure if u saw that yet...but that could be it?
    the gold spot has same type body & spots but the top fin is still diff
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    yeah I saw it thank you for posting it
    the one in the link looks very similar, and I do see that many of the spots can run together and look like splotches.
    Im just not sure if that is the same thing though. Im gonna keep looking. Thanks!
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    ill copy your picture and ask a guy i know on a nother forum all he deals with is plecos, breeds and sells them. he has helped me on several id's of plecos, ill get back to ya
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    Cool thanks!!
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    Count Chocula? *ROLLS ON THE FLOOR AND DIES LAUGHING*

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    It was my husband's idea. I thought it was a good choice.
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    Definately a sailfin,as there are lined and spotted varieties.

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