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  1. Default whats a good pleco?


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    I need to know a pleco species that does a good job?

    Also would like to know how many plecos can you keep in one tank?

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    We need much more info to answer that question.
    size tank
    decor of tank
    planted or not
    driftwood or not
    age of tank
    complete current stock
    filtration

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    Quote Originally Posted by smaug
    We need much more info to answer that question.
    size tank
    decor of tank
    planted or not
    driftwood or not
    age of tank
    complete current stock
    filtration
    46 gallon
    fake plants
    no drift wood
    had a 20 gallon moved to the 46 gallon on may 21 2011
    6 angles 1 dwarf frog.
    fluval 304 canister filter.




    I have a hi fin pleco in it right now. ( I Know it will grow out no need to tell me that).

    I was thinking of giving my pleco to the local fish store and getting an albino bristel nose pleco instead.

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    a bn will be better suited to your tank. Dont fret the hi fin,I STILL have one that is too big for my tank nobody will take him.

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    will there be a problem if i get a bn?

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    Not if you rehome the hi fin first. Mine is a territorial bugger, I have kept other plecs with him in the past and somehow they were outlived by him.Not to mention the big bioload of one big plec much less a big one and a little one.I meant dont fret the mistake have buying /having a hifin.

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    I would advise adding a piece of driftwood to the tank, my albino bristlenose likes to nibble at it.
    8 tanks running now:
    1x 220 gallon, 2x55 gallon, 1x40 gallon long, 1x29 gallon, 1x20 gallon long, 1x5.5 gallon, 1x2 gallon
    Gouramis, barbs, rasboras, plecos, corys, tetras, fancy guppies, swordtails, ottos, rainbow shark, upside-down catfish, snails, and Max and Sparkles the bettas.

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    Quote Originally Posted by smaug
    Not if you rehome the hi fin first. Mine is a territorial bugger, I have kept other plecs with him in the past and somehow they were outlived by him.Not to mention the big bioload of one big plec much less a big one and a little one.I meant dont fret the mistake have buying /having a hifin.

    my pleco is still really small so maybe they wont have a problem taking it.

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    If your hifin is under 6 inches you should be ok with another plec like a bn. Thing about plecos is there crap like a dog ways. They can foul a tank very quick.

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    I know they crap so much and it's so long

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