Found in local fish store

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Found in local fish store

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This beauty is in a local fish shop. Owner took it in trade but has no clue what it is. 10" or 11" long. want to pick it up, but would like some thoughts on what it is. Appreciate any input.
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I think it is an albino Pterygoplichthys pardalis
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It looks a bit long, perhaps an albino Acanthicus adonis?

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Acanthicus wrote: Wed Nov 07, 2018 1:01 pm P. pardalis is correct. It looks like Hostimonials is the best and doesnt seem to be in good shape.

A. adonis dont have an adipose fin.
How long has the current owner had it? The fish looks beautiful.
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P. pardalis is correct. It looks really skinny and doesnt seem to be in good shape.

A. adonis dont have an adipose fin.
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