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Old 10-15-2008, 11:58 PM
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Default ive got zebra pleco's

i got 4 zebra pleco today and want to try and breed them but dont no how
i no there egg layers and like it dull or dark im also going to make 3 or 4 caves out of slate.
do i need to put a school of young together till a pair form or can i put a male with a female?
and what sighns do i look for to tell if there ready for spawning?
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Old 10-16-2008, 03:38 AM
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Default Re: ive got zebra pleco's

I googled this. There are many more articles on the Internet that may answer many of your questions.
http://www.aquariumlife.net/profiles...jpg/100070.asp

I know nothing about breeding plecostomos cat fish.
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Old 10-16-2008, 08:40 AM
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Default Re: ive got zebra pleco's

nice
got any pics to share?
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Old 10-16-2008, 06:45 PM
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ive tried to put photos of my zebra plecs on here but could not do it however i have managed to put some in the photo gallery so please have a look
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Old 10-17-2008, 06:51 AM
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no luck finding it
could you post a link please
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Old 10-17-2008, 08:31 AM
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a couple of photos of my zebra plec's....enjoy
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Old 10-17-2008, 09:44 AM
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They are very cool looking!
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Old 10-17-2008, 10:18 AM
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Default Re: ive got zebra pleco's

Oh, Lovely!!! I hear they are quite expensive...
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5 gal... Robin, (Betta)
5 gal...Pete, (Betta)
5 gal...Scotty(Betta)
10 gal...Female Betta Sororiety
10 gal... Neons, Glolights and Cardinals, 1 Oto
10 gal... Ram Pair
29 gal... Mbuna Tank
29 gal... Krib Pair, Tiger Barbs, Tetras, 2 Otos
55 gal...5 Australian Rainbows, 1 Angel Fish, 1 Blue Gourami, 6 Congo Tetras, 1 Leopard Ctenopoma, 1 Clown Pleco, 1 UpsideDown Catfish,5 Otos, 1 Bronze Cory, 2 Peppered Cories,2 Panda Cories

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Old 10-17-2008, 12:27 PM
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yes they are exspensive i paid 125 each (approx $200) they should of been 150 each but the dealer gave me a discount.
hope i can get some babies soon
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Old 10-17-2008, 12:47 PM
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Good luck with the babies! It would be a very lucrative breeding...
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5 gal... Robin, (Betta)
5 gal...Pete, (Betta)
5 gal...Scotty(Betta)
10 gal...Female Betta Sororiety
10 gal... Neons, Glolights and Cardinals, 1 Oto
10 gal... Ram Pair
29 gal... Mbuna Tank
29 gal... Krib Pair, Tiger Barbs, Tetras, 2 Otos
55 gal...5 Australian Rainbows, 1 Angel Fish, 1 Blue Gourami, 6 Congo Tetras, 1 Leopard Ctenopoma, 1 Clown Pleco, 1 UpsideDown Catfish,5 Otos, 1 Bronze Cory, 2 Peppered Cories,2 Panda Cories
 


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