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Curby
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PostSubject: Leopard Frog Pleco (L134) Peckoltia sp.   Leopard Frog Pleco (L134) Peckoltia sp. EmptySun Dec 28, 2008 10:45 pm

Leopard Frog Pleco (L134) Peckoltia sp.

Leopard Frog Pleco (L134) Peckoltia sp. 315mzqs

Fish Statistics
Minimum Tank Size:200 litres
Diet:Omnivore
Origin:South America
Temp (C):22-27 C
Max Size:11 cm
Family:Loricariidae
Temperament:Peaceful
pH:6.0 - 7.5
Care Level:Moderate

The Leopard Frog Pleco is an omnivore with a liking for meaty foods but will eat some veggies too. Wood is appreciated in it's diet
This is a very pretty pleco when acclimated and settled in. New fish in stress coloring are a little drab and don’t really give a clue as to how nice the Leopard Frog Pleco can look.When the L134 does settle down and comes out into view, the contrast between the light and dark bands are striking. As the Leopard Frog Pleco matures and approaches breeding size it becomes very rounded and at this point many aquarists get very frustrated in the attempt to spawn them. When spawning success has been achieved, it has been described as the main trigger behind the spawn was a lowering of the TDS again signaling a change of seasons

Both the male and female L134 get very rounded when mature. The male fish develops odontoides or “hairs” on the rear of the body and pectoral fins. They are cave spawners which need a "season change" signal of a drop in TDS and temperature in order to spawn
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PostSubject: Re: Leopard Frog Pleco (L134) Peckoltia sp.   Leopard Frog Pleco (L134) Peckoltia sp. EmptySat Feb 07, 2009 6:43 pm

Here you go L134...Very nice......

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PostSubject: Re: Leopard Frog Pleco (L134) Peckoltia sp.   Leopard Frog Pleco (L134) Peckoltia sp. EmptySat Feb 07, 2009 6:47 pm

i have 12 of these beautys and there my Fav Plec
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PostSubject: Re: Leopard Frog Pleco (L134) Peckoltia sp.   Leopard Frog Pleco (L134) Peckoltia sp. EmptySat Feb 07, 2009 6:48 pm

816johnv wrote:
i have 12 of these beautys and there my Fav Plec

yeh they are very nice john have you spawned any of these yet??

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PostSubject: Re: Leopard Frog Pleco (L134) Peckoltia sp.   Leopard Frog Pleco (L134) Peckoltia sp. EmptySat Feb 07, 2009 8:30 pm

Curby wrote:
816johnv wrote:
i have 12 of these beautys and there my Fav Plec

yeh they are very nice john have you spawned any of these yet??


Not at the moment mate but currently trying lol!

that is my Goal for this year
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PostSubject: Re: Leopard Frog Pleco (L134) Peckoltia sp.   Leopard Frog Pleco (L134) Peckoltia sp. EmptySun Feb 08, 2009 9:45 am

816johnv wrote:
Curby wrote:
816johnv wrote:
i have 12 of these beautys and there my Fav Plec

yeh they are very nice john have you spawned any of these yet??


Not at the moment mate but currently trying lol!

that is my Goal for this year

Good Luck lol!

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PostSubject: Re: Leopard Frog Pleco (L134) Peckoltia sp.   Leopard Frog Pleco (L134) Peckoltia sp. EmptySat Apr 04, 2009 6:56 am

Very nice write up Curby. Cool
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PostSubject: Re: Leopard Frog Pleco (L134) Peckoltia sp.   Leopard Frog Pleco (L134) Peckoltia sp. EmptySun Oct 04, 2009 12:52 am

Any success with the breeding yet John? I need tips. Very Happy
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PostSubject: breeding L134   Leopard Frog Pleco (L134) Peckoltia sp. EmptyTue Dec 21, 2010 3:04 am

I have only just seen this post Sad

damn wish I had kept mine now.... as curby said i just dropped my water temps, added a few plants for them not to be stressed by other fish,
and after about 3 months of patiently waiting they did the deed....

http://www.plecoplanet.com/forum/showthread.php?s=72fc76c6d08f08f30e6bda39e913167a&t=4862&page=2

regards

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PostSubject: breeding L134   Leopard Frog Pleco (L134) Peckoltia sp. EmptyMon Jan 10, 2011 1:38 am

glad i checked this post as they will be one of the first i will try. cheers
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PostSubject: new pleco's for breeding by new members..   Leopard Frog Pleco (L134) Peckoltia sp. EmptyMon Jan 10, 2011 12:19 pm

steve47 wrote:
glad i checked this post as they will be one of the first i will try. cheers

it is always good for us when new members see a L catfish they have not seen before and then want to try breeding them.


Just remember it can often be aa waiting game Smile even when every thing seems ok it can often be stressful too ...lol
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PostSubject: re,new plecos for breeding by new members   Leopard Frog Pleco (L134) Peckoltia sp. EmptyMon Jan 10, 2011 1:17 pm

hi,as title says, couldnt you start a thread or post on which new breeders can post and you tell us how to because you have been there done it,as for L134 cant wait to get some ,tank cheers is 2 months old now just cats missing.
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PostSubject: Re: Leopard Frog Pleco (L134) Peckoltia sp.   Leopard Frog Pleco (L134) Peckoltia sp. EmptyMon Apr 18, 2011 4:35 am

wow! i want one of these beautys Smile
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