No. | All keepers listed by when they started keeping this species. The longest an individual has been kept is 13 years, 11 months. |

1 | mrwickedweasel since 2001-12-21 to 2010-10-02, that's 8 years, 9 months |

2 | ElTofi (k: 4) since 2006-03-02 to 2010-02-15, that's 3 years, 11 months; who writes, "the first is kept from 2006. The 3 others came from Hannover in 2009" |

3 | Dave Rinaldo (k: 2) since 2007-01-21 to 2011-06-02, that's 4 years, 4 months |

4 | Ak Viking since 2007-01-23 to 2009-01-23, that's 2 years, 0 months |

5 | xingumike since 2007-02-27 to 2009-02-27, that's 2 years, 0 months |

6 | SoToNgMaN since 2007-03-01 to 2009-03-01, that's 2 years, 0 months |

7 | Daniel Machado since 2007-03-01 to 2009-03-01, that's 2 years, 0 months |

8 | Barbie since 2007-03-03 to 2009-03-03, that's 2 years, 0 months |

9 | Trident2004 since 2007-03-03 to 2009-03-03, that's 2 years, 0 months |

10 | Kimmy73b since 2007-03-04 to 2009-03-04, that's 2 years, 0 months |

11 | frightlies since 2007-03-12 to 2009-03-12, that's 2 years, 0 months |

12 | oldfish (k: 3) since 2007-03-29 to 2018-03-21, that's 10 years, 11 months |

13 | guyvw since 2007-04-03 to 2009-04-03, that's 2 years, 0 months |

14 | DarkAtlas since 2007-04-16 to 2009-04-16, that's 2 years, 0 months |

15 | VirgoWolf since 2007-05-02 to 2009-05-02, that's 2 years, 0 months |

16 | phaedraeos since 2007-05-13 to 2009-05-13, that's 2 years, 0 months |

17 | Richie Hell since 2007-05-21 to 2009-05-21, that's 2 years, 0 months |

18 | Kenneth Wong since 2007-05-21 to 2015-02-21, that's 7 years, 9 months |

19 | jamos since 2007-05-29 to 2014-05-17, that's 6 years, 11 months |

20 | SonoAngel since 2007-06-16 to 2012-03-10, that's 4 years, 8 months; who writes, "Got him/her as juvenile. grew nicely within few years. Sadly had an accident with carbon for plants and after overdose could not save many of my species even after immediate, frequent water changes. (never put bottles on the top of aquarium I learnt!)" |

21 | smithrc since 2007-07-03 to 2009-07-03, that's 2 years, 0 months |

22 | whiteymoza since 2007-09-22 to 2019-03-24, that's 11 years, 6 months |

23 | invaderwithkey since 2007-10-16 to 2009-10-16, that's 2 years, 0 months |

24 | jvancan (p: 2) since 2007-11-22 to 2009-11-22, that's 2 years, 0 months |

25 | chillired since 2007-11-28 to 2009-11-28, that's 2 years, 0 months |

26 | trini_100 since 2007-12-19 to 2009-12-19, that's 2 years, 0 months |

27 | Showa (p: 2) since 2008-01-13 to 2010-01-13, that's 2 years, 0 months |

28 | FuglyDragon since 2008-02-13 to 2016-06-10, that's 8 years, 3 months; who writes, "Lost 1 to major bacterial infection April 2014." |

29 | LUISGOREY since 2008-02-28 to 2010-02-28, that's 2 years, 0 months |

30 | Cdn Glenwood since 2008-03-08 to 2010-03-08, that's 2 years, 0 months |

31 | weisel since 2008-03-22 to 2010-03-22, that's 2 years, 0 months |

32 | wesman since 2008-04-15 to 2010-04-15, that's 2 years, 0 months |

33 | MONG since 2008-05-02 to 2010-05-02, that's 2 years, 0 months |

34 | SoCalDiscus since 2008-05-07 to 2009-07-02, that's 1 years, 1 months |

35 | drgold since 2008-05-10 to 2010-10-27, that's 2 years, 5 months |

36 | scatz since 2008-05-17 to 2010-05-17, that's 2 years, 0 months |

37 | calsonic since 2008-06-08 to 2010-06-08, that's 2 years, 0 months |

38 | worldwide73 since 2008-06-21 to 2010-06-21, that's 2 years, 0 months |

39 | cwhite67 since 2008-07-06 to 2010-07-06, that's 2 years, 0 months |

40 | shawntraviss since 2008-07-17 to 2010-07-17, that's 2 years, 0 months |

41 | Panaque Lover since 2008-07-21 to 2010-07-21, that's 2 years, 0 months |

42 | soltarii007 (k: 3) since 2008-08-11 to 2011-11-16, that's 3 years, 3 months |

43 | PhiltheNelson since 2008-08-13 to 2010-08-13, that's 2 years, 0 months |

44 | 78bill since 2008-08-23 to 2010-08-23, that's 2 years, 0 months |

45 | djwalker124 since 2008-09-12 to 2010-09-12, that's 2 years, 0 months |

46 | Merlinmaus (p: 2) since 2008-10-13 to 2010-10-13, that's 2 years, 0 months |

47 | junaid since 2008-10-18 to 2010-10-18, that's 2 years, 0 months |

48 | Doug205 since 2008-10-21 to 2010-10-21, that's 2 years, 0 months |

49 | Loracidlover since 2008-11-28 to 2010-11-28, that's 2 years, 0 months |

50 | kiwiplymouth since 2009-01-23 to 2011-01-23, that's 2 years, 0 months |

51 | smsjazz81 (p: 2) since 2009-01-26 to 2011-01-26, that's 2 years, 0 months |

52 | neelhound since 2009-02-15 to 2011-02-15, that's 2 years, 0 months |

53 | DaveT since 2009-05-16 to 2011-05-16, that's 2 years, 0 months |

54 | jiapei since 2009-05-21 to 2011-05-21, that's 2 years, 0 months |

55 | jasonkhor since 2009-05-22 to 2011-05-22, that's 2 years, 0 months |

56 | nowhereman since 2009-05-24 to 2011-05-24, that's 2 years, 0 months |

57 | OlePaulsen (k: 2) since 2009-07-03 to 2011-04-12, that's 1 years, 9 months |

58 | tilly since 2009-07-03 to 2011-07-03, that's 2 years, 0 months |

59 | flatfish (k: 2) since 2009-08-07 to 2023-07-17, that's 13 years, 11 months |

60 | justin_cu since 2009-08-21 to 2011-08-21, that's 2 years, 0 months |

61 | dr_philatelist since 2009-08-29 to 2011-08-29, that's 2 years, 0 months |

62 | Syokoy since 2009-10-03 to 2011-10-03, that's 2 years, 0 months |

63 | JothaR (p: 2, k: 4) since 2009-10-08 to 2011-10-09, that's 2 years, 0 months |

64 | Lloydy (k: 4) since 2009-10-10 to 2016-10-01, that's 6 years, 11 months |

65 | Bjørn (p: 2) since 2009-10-22 to 2011-10-22, that's 2 years, 0 months |

66 | d3n2 since 2009-12-20 to 2017-02-21, that's 7 years, 2 months |

67 | eyal8a (k: 3) since 2010-01-01 to 2014-06-02, that's 4 years, 5 months |

68 | upc239 (p: 2, k: 2) since 2010-01-03 to 2018-09-15, that's 8 years, 8 months; who writes, "ADDED SECOND ONE JAN 8 2010" |

69 | munandar since 2010-01-19 to 2012-01-19, that's 2 years, 0 months |

70 | Ullopincrate since 2010-02-12 to 2012-02-12, that's 2 years, 0 months |

71 | Daniel_yeo since 2010-05-18 to 2012-05-18, that's 2 years, 0 months |

72 | oli (k: 2) since 2010-06-11 to 2012-06-14, that's 2 years, 0 months |

73 | Insight (p: 2) since 2010-07-17 to 2012-07-17, that's 2 years, 0 months |

74 | barry555 since 2010-08-02 to 2012-08-02, that's 2 years, 0 months |

75 | Buc_Nasty since 2010-08-22 to 2012-08-22, that's 2 years, 0 months |

76 | ChanggyChinggy (k: 2) since 2010-09-18 to 2012-10-12, that's 2 years, 0 months |

77 | MilkMan since 2010-10-05 to 2012-10-05, that's 2 years, 0 months |

78 | Turbo since 2010-11-06 to 2012-11-06, that's 2 years, 0 months |

79 | FunkyFredFrog since 2010-11-13 to 2011-10-03, that's 0 years, 10 months; who writes, "Just the most active pleco ever! Absolutey loves courgette / cucmber!" |

80 | NC24 since 2010-11-17 to 2012-11-17, that's 2 years, 0 months |

81 | sfchoong since 2010-12-27 to 2012-12-27, that's 2 years, 0 months |

82 | smokey70 since 2011-01-09 to 2013-01-09, that's 2 years, 0 months |

83 | plecomanpat since 2011-02-06 to 2013-02-27, that's 2 years, 0 months |

84 | Benjamin Goh since 2011-02-07 to 2013-05-13, that's 2 years, 3 months |

85 | mikebren12 since 2011-03-14 to 2012-05-28, that's 1 years, 2 months |

86 | smitty (p: 3, k: 3) since 2011-04-16 to 2011-05-14, that's 0 years, 0 months; who writes, "Eaten by Vieja Maculicauda. Had not been seen since 4/16/2011. Moved everything in tank on 5/14/2011 (Official)." |

87 | FFTRIP (p: 2) since 2011-08-01 to 2013-08-01, that's 2 years, 0 months |

88 | oldman60 since 2011-08-02 to 2013-08-02, that's 2 years, 0 months |

89 | JamesStuddart (k: 2) since 2011-08-03 to 2016-01-01, that's 4 years, 4 months |

90 | biotope69 (k: 2) since 2011-08-03 to 2013-08-10, that's 2 years, 0 months |

91 | Decker504 (p: 2) since 2011-08-31 to 2013-09-15, that's 2 years, 0 months |

92 | PlecoCrazy (k: 6) since 2011-09-07 to 2013-09-07, that's 2 years, 0 months |

93 | victionOne since 2011-09-23 to 2013-09-23, that's 2 years, 0 months |

94 | loginthesand since 2011-10-15 to 2013-10-15, that's 2 years, 0 months |

95 | bigbadbraun (k: 2) since 2011-11-06 to 2013-04-16, that's 1 years, 5 months |

96 | nnpnnp since 2011-12-03 to 2013-12-03, that's 2 years, 0 months |

97 | jac (p: 2, k: 5) since 2011-12-27 to 2016-09-18, that's 4 years, 8 months |

98 | fester since 2012-01-06 to 2014-02-19, that's 2 years, 1 months |

99 | pogo29 since 2012-01-12 to 2014-01-12, that's 2 years, 0 months |

100 | Thomas W since 2012-01-26 to 2014-04-15, that's 2 years, 2 months |

101 | snike since 2012-01-27 to 2014-01-27, that's 2 years, 0 months |

102 | Catfish freak since 2012-02-11 to 2014-02-11, that's 2 years, 0 months |

103 | ryuki (p: 2) since 2012-02-17 to 2014-02-17, that's 2 years, 0 months |

104 | shooter50014 (k: 4) since 2012-02-27 to 2014-04-27, that's 2 years, 2 months |

105 | David R (k: 3) since 2012-02-28 to 2014-09-08, that's 2 years, 6 months |

106 | simonas since 2012-03-19 to 2014-03-19, that's 2 years, 0 months |

107 | richb since 2012-03-20 to 2016-03-18, that's 3 years, 11 months |

108 | oneoddfish since 2012-04-20 to 2014-04-20, that's 2 years, 0 months |

109 | jonhybravo2 since 2012-05-01 to 2015-01-10, that's 2 years, 8 months; who writes, "One of my favorites and more expensive plecs. Hard to come by wher I am at and very striking to look at. Stands out in any tank." |

110 | rosswell since 2012-05-09 to 2016-07-18, that's 4 years, 2 months |

111 | chriscarnivorous since 2012-05-25 to 2014-05-25, that's 2 years, 0 months |

112 | dudiel since 2012-06-08 to 2014-06-08, that's 2 years, 0 months |

113 | Michael_Wanga since 2012-06-15 to 2014-06-15, that's 2 years, 0 months |

114 | todd1978 since 2012-06-28 to 2014-06-28, that's 2 years, 0 months |

115 | tagamasid1023 (p: 4, k: 4) since 2012-08-08 to 2014-12-10, that's 2 years, 4 months |

116 | Bellady since 2012-08-16 to 2014-08-16, that's 2 years, 0 months |

117 | HuskerDad since 2012-08-21 to 2014-08-21, that's 2 years, 0 months |

118 | judeblackburn since 2012-08-30 to 2014-09-29, that's 2 years, 0 months |

119 | Nimitz since 2012-09-02 to 2014-09-03, that's 2 years, 0 months |

120 | jay_leask since 2012-09-05 to 2014-09-05, that's 2 years, 0 months |

121 | m1ke715m since 2012-09-29 to 2014-09-29, that's 2 years, 0 months |

122 | Cristoffer Forssander since 2012-10-18 to 2014-10-18, that's 2 years, 0 months |

123 | merit since 2012-10-31 to 2014-10-31, that's 2 years, 0 months |

124 | camtang (k: 2) since 2012-11-17 to 2015-02-15, that's 2 years, 2 months |

125 | XgreenX since 2012-11-23 to 2014-11-23, that's 2 years, 0 months |

126 | sem87 since 2013-01-05 to 2015-01-05, that's 2 years, 0 months |

127 | mcaquatic since 2013-01-13 to 2015-01-13, that's 2 years, 0 months |

128 | pleco rob since 2013-01-22 to 2015-01-22, that's 2 years, 0 months |

129 | Floody since 2013-02-21 to 2015-02-21, that's 2 years, 0 months |

130 | Iiriva since 2013-03-17 to 2015-05-17, that's 2 years, 2 months |

131 | ThomasTheFish since 2013-03-23 to 2015-03-23, that's 2 years, 0 months |

132 | cjerrom since 2013-04-09 to 2018-08-21, that's 5 years, 4 months |

133 | Andrewjw (k: 3) since 2013-04-24 to 2015-09-14, that's 2 years, 4 months |

134 | chaim76 since 2013-04-30 to 2015-04-30, that's 2 years, 0 months |

135 | uaru since 2013-05-01 to 2016-11-22, that's 3 years, 6 months |

136 | gilsharon since 2013-05-31 to 2015-06-01, that's 2 years, 0 months |

137 | 7Pete since 2013-06-01 to 2015-03-30, that's 1 years, 9 months |

138 | EnolaGaye since 2013-06-04 to 2015-06-04, that's 2 years, 0 months |

139 | colincook since 2013-06-05 to 2015-06-05, that's 2 years, 0 months |

140 | prohor010305 (k: 6) since 2013-07-16 to 2016-01-04, that's 2 years, 5 months |

141 | Mruaru since 2013-07-18 to 2015-07-18, that's 2 years, 0 months |

142 | Torb (k: 3) since 2013-07-30 to 2015-08-01, that's 2 years, 0 months |

143 | asaman since 2013-08-06 to 2013-08-09, that's 0 years, 0 months |

144 | Carmine since 2013-10-11 to 2015-10-11, that's 2 years, 0 months |

145 | mouyichen since 2013-11-21 to 2015-11-21, that's 2 years, 0 months |

146 | CodOnMyRod since 2014-02-10 to 2015-10-31, that's 1 years, 8 months |

147 | Natey22 since 2014-02-20 to 2016-02-20, that's 2 years, 0 months |

148 | PlecosAndLoaches (p: 2) since 2014-03-29 to 2017-12-22, that's 3 years, 8 months |

149 | camillajakobsen93 since 2014-04-09 to 2016-05-09, that's 2 years, 1 months |

150 | Mathias (k: 2) since 2014-05-13 to 2019-03-24, that's 4 years, 10 months |

151 | labyazilim (k: 3) since 2014-05-15 to 2016-05-20, that's 2 years, 0 months |

152 | NorthernGecko since 2014-05-20 to 2016-05-20, that's 2 years, 0 months |

153 | Sharpy since 2014-06-15 to 2016-06-15, that's 2 years, 0 months |

154 | BazzNL (k: 2) since 2014-07-13 to 2018-02-21, that's 3 years, 7 months |

155 | Oceanica since 2014-09-09 to 2016-09-09, that's 2 years, 0 months |

156 | WouterW since 2014-10-21 to 2016-10-21, that's 2 years, 0 months |

157 | recumbent since 2015-01-03 to 2017-01-03, that's 2 years, 0 months |

158 | TonyH since 2015-02-20 to 2017-02-20, that's 2 years, 0 months |

159 | Arron_N since 2015-03-10 to 2017-03-10, that's 2 years, 0 months |

160 | monsterfishkeeper since 2015-04-11 to 2017-04-11, that's 2 years, 0 months |

161 | unstoppablejayd since 2015-04-26 to 2017-04-26, that's 2 years, 0 months |

162 | reardons (p: 2, k: 2) since 2015-05-13 to 2019-11-23, that's 4 years, 6 months; who writes, "Fish was approx. 90 mm at purchase. It is an active eater. It loves NLS Algaemax and the occasional shrimp pellet." |

163 | trafford_66 since 2015-06-05 to 2016-08-19, that's 1 years, 2 months |

164 | Stroudygirl since 2015-08-31 to 2017-08-31, that's 2 years, 0 months |

165 | DHarris since 2015-10-19 to 2017-10-19, that's 2 years, 0 months |

166 | Jborley since 2016-02-24 to 2018-02-24, that's 2 years, 0 months |

167 | Phreeflow since 2016-04-11 to 2018-04-11, that's 2 years, 0 months |

168 | Evy since 2016-09-12 to 2018-09-12, that's 2 years, 0 months |

169 | Xingu23 since 2016-10-04 to 2018-10-04, that's 2 years, 0 months |

170 | Mol_PMB since 2016-10-08 to 2017-03-19, that's 0 years, 5 months; who writes, "Very shy, but not dead yet!" |

171 | Jozi81 since 2016-10-15 to 2018-10-15, that's 2 years, 0 months |

172 | DarrenG since 2016-11-25 to 2018-11-25, that's 2 years, 0 months |

173 | Jdreal21 since 2016-12-18 to 2018-12-18, that's 2 years, 0 months |

174 | kastokke since 2017-01-05 to 2019-04-09, that's 2 years, 3 months |

175 | dpfs (p: 2) since 2017-04-20 to 2017-12-01, that's 0 years, 7 months |

176 | chef since 2017-05-23 to 2019-05-23, that's 2 years, 0 months |

177 | dmfd0331 since 2017-06-21 to 2017-10-18, that's 0 years, 3 months |

178 | Calcium since 2017-09-20 to 2019-09-20, that's 2 years, 0 months |

179 | Heriberto.gj since 2017-09-27 to 2019-09-27, that's 2 years, 0 months |

180 | L-Cait since 2017-09-28 to 2019-09-28, that's 2 years, 0 months |

181 | Aqua-Amazon (k: 7) since 2017-10-16 to 2019-12-08, that's 2 years, 1 months |

182 | Pardal (k: 3) since 2017-11-07 to 2019-11-11, that's 2 years, 0 months |

183 | LucF1450 (k: 2) since 2017-11-09 to 2020-09-16, that's 2 years, 10 months |

184 | Dollabils since 2018-01-02 to 2020-01-02, that's 2 years, 0 months |

185 | Loc since 2018-03-08 to 2020-03-08, that's 2 years, 0 months |

186 | pan since 2018-03-17 to 2020-03-17, that's 2 years, 0 months |

187 | JDenman since 2018-03-27 to 2019-08-01, that's 1 years, 4 months |

188 | onepiece since 2018-04-10 to 2020-04-10, that's 2 years, 0 months |

189 | tbmeck since 2018-05-03 to 2021-01-20, that's 2 years, 8 months |

190 | OEriksen since 2018-06-12 to 2020-06-12, that's 2 years, 0 months |

191 | Linda (k: 3) since 2018-06-13 to 2020-07-16, that's 2 years, 1 months |

192 | Milan since 2018-08-06 to 2020-08-06, that's 2 years, 0 months |

193 | donttellmywife since 2018-08-16 to 2020-08-16, that's 2 years, 0 months |

194 | Antonio since 2018-10-06 to 2020-10-06, that's 2 years, 0 months |

195 | TomSerious since 2018-11-16 to 2019-05-22, that's 0 years, 6 months |

196 | krzysztof7518 since 2018-12-28 to 2020-12-28, that's 2 years, 0 months |

197 | Lina since 2019-02-28 to 2023-03-01, that's 4 years, 0 months |

198 | Rob909 (p: 2) since 2019-03-03 to 2021-03-03, that's 2 years, 0 months |

199 | Dragonlance77 since 2019-03-14 to 2021-03-14, that's 2 years, 0 months |

200 | heroin_nee since 2019-04-07 to 2021-04-07, that's 2 years, 0 months |

201 | Nejat22 since 2019-05-02 to 2021-06-04, that's 2 years, 1 months |

202 | Exotic_Rivers (k: 4) since 2019-05-06 to 2021-05-06, that's 2 years, 0 months |

203 | Blackguard1983 since 2019-06-23 to 2021-06-23, that's 2 years, 0 months |

204 | minipol since 2019-08-24 to 2021-11-28, that's 2 years, 3 months |

205 | DaCrunchyCrabby123 since 2019-09-06 to 2022-09-06, that's 3 years, 0 months |

206 | Nigel (k: 2) since 2019-10-29 to 2023-05-12, that's 3 years, 6 months |

207 | Vitza (k: 2) since 2019-11-01 to 2021-11-04, that's 2 years, 0 months |

208 | Copp81 since 2020-01-15 to 2022-01-15, that's 2 years, 0 months |

209 | njfishguy (k: 4) since 2020-02-08 to 2024-11-11, that's 4 years, 9 months |

210 | andy75 since 2020-02-19 to 2022-02-19, that's 2 years, 0 months |

211 | Icyewanes since 2020-05-08 to 2022-05-08, that's 2 years, 0 months |

212 | MattK71 since 2020-05-16 to 2022-05-16, that's 2 years, 0 months |

213 | Kacoo (k: 12) since 2020-11-17 to 2022-12-29, that's 2 years, 1 months |

214 | Lunadraco since 2020-11-21 to 2022-11-21, that's 2 years, 0 months |

215 | juschmitt since 2021-01-01 to 2023-01-01, that's 2 years, 0 months |

216 | Asapfreshh since 2021-01-21 to 2023-01-21, that's 2 years, 0 months |

217 | Dorbiton since 2021-02-06 to 2023-02-06, that's 2 years, 0 months |

218 | RLM623 since 2021-02-10 to 2023-02-10, that's 2 years, 0 months |

219 | Countryside aquatics since 2021-04-02 to 2023-04-02, that's 2 years, 0 months |

220 | jcover since 2021-04-28 to 2024-11-11, that's 3 years, 6 months |

221 | wixbear since 2021-06-05 to 2023-11-20, that's 2 years, 5 months; who writes, "Oldest pleco" |

222 | Momma185 since 2021-06-10 to 2023-06-10, that's 2 years, 0 months |

223 | lochness since 2021-06-16 to 2024-08-27, that's 3 years, 2 months |

224 | jack4rogers since 2021-07-13 to 2023-07-13, that's 2 years, 0 months |

225 | ClariasChristoph since 2021-08-08 to 2023-08-08, that's 2 years, 0 months |

226 | Brandonhaley9812 since 2021-08-11 to 2023-08-11, that's 2 years, 0 months |

227 | ShortRound since 2021-08-25 to 2023-08-25, that's 2 years, 0 months |

228 | mariquito since 2021-08-30 to 2023-08-30, that's 2 years, 0 months |

229 | ayrgroup (p: 2) since 2021-08-30 to 2023-08-30, that's 2 years, 0 months |

230 | andrian ganda since 2021-10-05 to 2023-10-05, that's 2 years, 0 months |

231 | Cossmoss since 2021-11-06 to 2023-11-06, that's 2 years, 0 months |

232 | Todd Welch since 2022-02-02 to 2024-02-02, that's 2 years, 0 months |

233 | bkfame since 2022-02-05 to 2024-02-05, that's 2 years, 0 months |

234 | desskit since 2022-02-07 to 2024-02-07, that's 2 years, 0 months |

235 | spoopykitter since 2022-04-19 to 2022-04-23, that's 0 years, 0 months |

236 | Spica since 2022-06-30 to 2024-06-30, that's 2 years, 0 months |

237 | ZoomiesPB since 2022-07-17 to 2024-07-17, that's 2 years, 0 months; who writes, "Now dances to get my attention to want food most nights." |

238 | Tony4143 (k: 4) since 2023-08-29 to 2024-11-11, that's 1 years, 2 months |

239 | N_F_S since 2024-04-08 to 2024-11-11, that's 0 years, 7 months |