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hopkins182
Juvenile Bristlenose
Juvenile Bristlenose


Male Number of posts : 50
Location : Oxford, UK
Thank You Points : 1
Registration date : 2010-03-07

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PostSubject: ID this please?   ID this please? EmptyTue Apr 26, 2011 8:59 pm

Hello all. Can someone please shed light on this for me? Is it a Hypancistrus sp, or a Peckoltia of some kind? I think it may be a Clown Peckoltia, but I may be wrong. I re-homed it from a friend, who sadly passed away recently, along with what I think was a common ancistrus (blue eyes though?) and 2 gold Severum.

ID this please? Dsc00112
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Kurosaki J
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Kurosaki J

Male Number of posts : 1496
Age : 42
Location : Down the boozer
Thank You Points : 23
Registration date : 2009-01-22

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PostSubject: Re: ID this please?   ID this please? EmptyThu Apr 28, 2011 5:22 am

I'd say it would be sort of common so I'll go with L168= Butterfly pleco, Dekeyseria brachyura but I think it has been renamed from Zonancistrus brachyurus.

cheers J
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hopkins182
Juvenile Bristlenose
Juvenile Bristlenose


Male Number of posts : 50
Location : Oxford, UK
Thank You Points : 1
Registration date : 2010-03-07

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PostSubject: Re: ID this please?   ID this please? EmptyThu Apr 28, 2011 8:55 am

Markings are a) not regular enough and b)not dark/bold enough for L168.

To add more info, it's from a shop who stock many different l numbers quite often. Although may not be rare, could still be unusual.
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hopkins182
Juvenile Bristlenose
Juvenile Bristlenose


Male Number of posts : 50
Location : Oxford, UK
Thank You Points : 1
Registration date : 2010-03-07

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PostSubject: Re: ID this please?   ID this please? EmptyThu Apr 28, 2011 9:12 am

I'm going with L80 Peckoltia sp. I found this photo on google...almost twins!

ID this please? L80_pe10

All those in favour?!
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kfenk
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kfenk

Male Number of posts : 1432
Age : 35
Location : Adelaide, South Australia
Thank You Points : 79
Registration date : 2009-11-09

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PostSubject: Re: ID this please?   ID this please? EmptyThu Apr 28, 2011 1:37 pm

Looks like L015 to me...

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hopkins182
Juvenile Bristlenose
Juvenile Bristlenose


Male Number of posts : 50
Location : Oxford, UK
Thank You Points : 1
Registration date : 2010-03-07

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PostSubject: Re: ID this please?   ID this please? EmptyFri Apr 29, 2011 9:20 pm

kfenk wrote:
Looks like L015 to me...

Agreed.
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OwNz
Large Bristlenose
Large Bristlenose


Male Number of posts : 185
Age : 34
Location : Manchester
Job/hobbies : Fish Keeping
Thank You Points : 14
Registration date : 2009-08-02

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PostSubject: Re: ID this please?   ID this please? EmptySat Apr 30, 2011 6:09 am

l015

http://www.planetcatfish.com/catelog/image.php?species=peckoltia+vittata&image_id=4072

nice fish and good chanceto breed them yours looks to be male
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hopkins182
Juvenile Bristlenose
Juvenile Bristlenose


Male Number of posts : 50
Location : Oxford, UK
Thank You Points : 1
Registration date : 2010-03-07

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PostSubject: Re: ID this please?   ID this please? EmptyTue May 03, 2011 8:37 pm

Now it's settled in and out of 'stress' colouration, I'm still not so sure. Has a lot of black markings, but not regular banding. Struggling to get pics as it wont come out much, but will add them when I can!
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Doug
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Doug

Male Number of posts : 3128
Age : 33
Location : Adelaide, South Australia
Job/hobbies : Aquatic ecologist/genetisist
Humor : yes please :)
Thank You Points : 198
Registration date : 2010-05-08

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PostSubject: Re: ID this please?   ID this please? EmptyTue May 03, 2011 11:07 pm

The lack of patterning can indicate inbreeding, although most breeders are pretty careful with plecos. Good luck with the pic...I see my Ls all the time, soon as i get the camera everyone hides. stupid fish

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wolverine

Male Number of posts : 973
Age : 48
Location : UK
Job/hobbies : Fitness Consultant, K9 Security
Thank You Points : 52
Registration date : 2010-05-25

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PostSubject: lovely pleco photo   ID this please? EmptyThu May 05, 2011 3:12 am

lovely picture so gave you a thankyou point for sharing it Smile
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hopkins182
Juvenile Bristlenose
Juvenile Bristlenose


Male Number of posts : 50
Location : Oxford, UK
Thank You Points : 1
Registration date : 2010-03-07

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PostSubject: Re: ID this please?   ID this please? EmptyThu May 05, 2011 9:10 am

...gave you one to thankyou for mine! Spreading the love! Very Happy Very Happy
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wolverine
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wolverine

Male Number of posts : 973
Age : 48
Location : UK
Job/hobbies : Fitness Consultant, K9 Security
Thank You Points : 52
Registration date : 2010-05-25

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PostSubject: Identifying your pleco's and catfish here on bristlenoseworld.com   ID this please? EmptyThu May 05, 2011 8:10 pm

wow,

thankyou, that is a first some one saying thank you to me for giving them one....
I am pro active in thanks but some are not... lol...

keep all your pleco pictures coming as once identified it helps get the forum noticed...

just remember to fill the title in above as that gets picked up by google search also....
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