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CotMThis month's featured species is Ancistrus sp`rio_ucayali`. Are you looking for in-depth on a particular species? Then check out the vast CotM Archives.


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Feb 24, 21:26 What are the chances by Dave Rinaldo in Speak Easy. 17381 views and 186 replies
Feb 24, 17:16 Are bumblebee catfish diggers? by pictuswhiptail in S.A. Catfishes (Everything else). 13 views and 0 replies
Feb 24, 16:58 Live tips to save cory eggs by bekateen in S.A. Catfishes (Callichthyidae - Corys et al). 12133 views and 124 replies
Feb 24, 13:22 My Striped Raphael Cat is in serious need of help by Doctor_Murderstein in S.A. Catfishes (Everything else). 22 views and 0 replies
Feb 24, 11:58 Aging Pimelodus by Viktor Jarikov in S.A. Catfishes (Everything else). 73 views and 3 replies
Feb 24, 06:54 L666 King Tiger breeding - update after 5 years here, ??? by de221ck in S.A. Catfishes (Loricariidae - Plecos et al). 190 views and 7 replies
Feb 24, 05:12 Sold as L106 but it's not? by fishopolis in What is my catfish?. 421 views and 11 replies
Feb 24, 04:00 L173 Spawn by Jobro in S.A. Catfishes (Loricariidae - Plecos et al). 751 views and 16 replies
Feb 24, 03:19 L004 by Darby85 in S.A. Catfishes (Loricariidae - Plecos et al). 55 views and 2 replies
Feb 23, 06:58 Rio Demini - what species are found in this river? by Cydone in S.A. Catfishes (Loricariidae - Plecos et al). 206 views and 3 replies
Feb 22, 23:57 Fossil South American catfish by Silurus in Taxonomy & Science News. 58 views and 0 replies
Feb 22, 19:08 Ancistrus????? by bigwaverider in What is my catfish?. 321 views and 9 replies
Feb 22, 12:50 Sexing l128's by MarcW in What is my catfish?. 187 views and 6 replies
Feb 22, 09:20 Trouble with other pet by TwoTankAmin in Speak Easy. 150 views and 3 replies
Feb 22, 07:28 HEY ALL!!!! ANY PLECO KEEPERS/BREEDERS IN INDIA? by Shovelnose in Speak Easy. 84 views and 1 reply
Feb 22, 01:28 Do Honeycomb Catfish Squeak? by panaque in S.A. Catfishes (Everything else). 163 views and 4 replies

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