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Thread: Pleco

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    Hello

    Please can you help? I have a Gem Pleco. Please could you let me know what the scientfic name is for it.

    Thank you, i look forward in hearing from you.

    Regards,
    Jessica


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    cant find it online. possible a miss name or mis understanding?

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    I found exactly one reference to a "gem pleco" online which said it was a Peckoltia snethlageae, aka L-141 or L-251 (not sure why it has two different L-numbers).

    Is this your fish?
    http://www.planetcatfish.com/catelog...species_id=729
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    I found another reference -- "ancistrinie gem pleco L-215" -- http://www.monsterfishkeepers.com/fo.../t-250877.html

    Which on planetcatfish.com lists as ... Peckoltia snethlageae



    Plecos and their crazy L numbers ....

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    oops, I meant 215, not 251.
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    Ahhh. Well at least it only has two L's instead of three

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