plecos in the news
couple things... first, the professor they're interviewing pronounces it "PLEE-CO". I've always thought it was "PLECK-O". Hmm.
Also he claims that they can breath air... I know that's true to varying degrees with a variety of fish but I've never heard that about plecos.
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Originally Posted by Brhino
I'll watch later...but I'm a prof (albeit part-time)...and I say Pleck-o...because it's short for plecostomus...and I don't see why that's a long e...
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Well according to How J Say.... it is a hard E
Link that will read the word aloud:
It's like the pronunciation of 'either'. Go ahead with that. Lol
Anyways, in the video he has the fish out the water too long. Even the fish can breathe air, he should've known that they aren't supposed to be out of the water for that long.
Da name's Paul. Not Dave. ROFL
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It's his southern Accent causing him to say it that way is my belief. Having lived in Florida I got very used to it, my favorite is still fire, or as they say down south Phaaar...
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Wow, he just pulled that Pleco out like it was a rubber bathtub shark Anyone else expect the fish to thrash about a bit??
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I thought cories were the 'armored catfish'...
And since when do plecos breathe air?