otocinclus?

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Yakov_krepak
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otocinclus?

Post by Yakov_krepak »

Could you help me to identify my wild caught pleco from Peru.
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Re: otocinclus?

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Close. This is Nannoptopoma spec. Peru. Stunning fish.
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Re: otocinclus?

Post by Mike_Noren »

Nannoptopoma has been synonymized with Hypoptopoma, so although they're still sold under their old name they're really Hypoptopoma sp`peru`.
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Yakov_krepak
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Re: otocinclus?

Post by Yakov_krepak »

Thank you for answers.
Unfortunately, one died.
I have only 3 fishes now.

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