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plecostomus

  1. Introductions
    I just purchased a plecostomus a week ago and placed it in a freshly cleaned 60 gallon, established, freshwater tank. The cleaning removed most of the algae from the glass, however, the pleco spends most of its time on the glass. There is plenty of algae on the plants in the tank but the fish...
  2. Aquatic Reptiles and Amphibians
    I see Plecos and Turtles in tanks quite often and was hoping I was going to be able to have this combination. I tried this today and picked up 5 small plecos for about $.60 total at the pet mall here in Manila called Cartimar. It is a large mall of pet stores, mostly fish stores that have...
  3. Beginner Freshwater
    Can somebody please help me out with this one, I am very new to this Forum. I have a 10 gallon aquarium In my room. The current water tests very good with ph and everything else. I have a good filter wich I change weekly and a heater for my fish. My fish Aquarium is a 10 gallon rectangle with...
  4. Catfish & Other Bottom Dwellers
    I'm getting pleco, either a rubber lip or (preferably) a bristlnose. I was wondering, do they have any special requirements? I know they need places to hide and should be given food besides algae of the aquarium, but anything else? I heard they need driftwood but I'm not sure.
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