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by Dantu
Wed Sep 30, 2020 2:53 pm
Forum: South American Catfishes (Loricariidae - Plecos et al)
Topic: My new L104(?)
Replies: 6
Views: 1296

Re: My new L104(?)

Jools wrote: Tue Sep 29, 2020 8:22 pm This is a good pic to show the differences, maybe we could use it? :-)

Jools
Absolutely!
by Dantu
Wed Sep 30, 2020 2:52 pm
Forum: South American Catfishes (Callichthyidae - Corys et al)
Topic: Panda Cory Barbel Erosion
Replies: 6
Views: 2126

Re: Panda Cory Barbel Erosion

Thanks for the responses. I vacuum every time I do a water change but with the 2 clown plecos it sometimes seems like I could vacuum twice a day and not keep up. Regarding the TDS, I live in upstate NY and we do have pretty hard water here. And, Shane, I think that might be a good idea. Maybe I'll m...
by Dantu
Tue Sep 29, 2020 8:01 pm
Forum: South American Catfishes (Callichthyidae - Corys et al)
Topic: Panda Cory Barbel Erosion
Replies: 6
Views: 2126

Re: Panda Cory Barbel Erosion

Unrelated note but kind of cool: apparently the two plecos are 9 years old! viewtopic.php?t=33214 The tank has been up for 5 years at my current house but I moved it from my previous residence.
by Dantu
Tue Sep 29, 2020 7:57 pm
Forum: South American Catfishes (Callichthyidae - Corys et al)
Topic: Panda Cory Barbel Erosion
Replies: 6
Views: 2126

Panda Cory Barbel Erosion

1. Water parameters a) Temperature range - 76 b) pH - 7.5 c) GH - Unk d) KH - Unk e) TDS - 265 f) Ammonia 0 , Nitrate 5.0 , Nitrite 0 g) Water change frequency - Biweekly, 25% h) "Routine" water treatments (e.g, chlorine/chloramine or ammonia neutralizers; pH or hardness adjustments, anti-...
by Dantu
Mon May 30, 2011 7:52 pm
Forum: South American Catfishes (Loricariidae - Plecos et al)
Topic: My new L104(?)
Replies: 6
Views: 1296

Re: My new L104(?)

Thanks for the ID assist. They are now happily hiding on driftwood in my display tank. So if by chance these were male and female, I would have a hybrid situation on my hands if they bred?
by Dantu
Sun May 29, 2011 1:48 pm
Forum: South American Catfishes (Loricariidae - Plecos et al)
Topic: My new L104(?)
Replies: 6
Views: 1296

My new L104(?)

I picked these two up a week ago at my LFS labeled as Clown Plecos. After browsing the L numbers I'm not so sure that they are both the same species, any thoughts?

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by Dantu
Sat May 07, 2011 7:39 pm
Forum: Speak Easy
Topic: New member from USA
Replies: 7
Views: 871

New member from USA

Hello everyone. I've somewhat recently returned to the hobby after an extended break due to my time in the Army. When I was younger I had 5 tanks ranging from 10 to 55 gallons. I also used to work at my LFS when I was in high school. Now that I'm an adult (somewhat) and getting settled (somewhat) I ...