New fish

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by fish_r_friend, Feb 19, 2006.

  1. fish_r_friendWell Known MemberMember

    today i got 2 spoted cory cats il post pics soon :)
     
  2. atmmachine816

    atmmachine816Fishlore VIPMember

    congratulations you do know they like to be in groups right
     
  3. EmpPlecoWell Known MemberMember

    It might be wise to add one more (but no more than one) because they do prefer groups of 3 or more. But with that pleco in there, it kind of takes up a lot of space ;)
     




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    fish_r_friendWell Known MemberMember

    yep i plan to get another as soon as i can find a home for my pleco :( after doing more research the Cory's scientific name is corydoras trilineatusor common name tri-lined Cory's
     
  5. EmpPlecoWell Known MemberMember

    Well Good Luck! If you have a good LFS, You could probably sell him there or even trade him in for a couple more cories and maybe some food/plants, etc. I'm sure he's worth at least 60 dollars
     




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    fish_r_friendWell Known MemberMember

    lol hes not even 4 inches and its a common pleco
     
  7. EmpPlecoWell Known MemberMember

    wow thats weird, I have a mini emp pleco and he's five inches long! Maybe since he is not that big, they will offer you less for him, but just because he's small doesn't mean it changes the value of what he's worth -- he will still get that big ;)
     
  8. OP
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    fish_r_friendWell Known MemberMember

    and i paid a doller for him
     
  9. EmpPlecoWell Known MemberMember

    a dollar??? at the lfs?? i paid 20 for my mini at 2 inches!
     
  10. OP
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    fish_r_friendWell Known MemberMember

    your pleco is a emperor pleco
     
  11. EmpPlecoWell Known MemberMember

    yea... :)
     
  12. JonWell Known MemberMember

    common plecos are like 2 bucks at most places ive seen
     
  13. OP
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    fish_r_friendWell Known MemberMember

    yeah the small ones but the bigger one cost 5+
     
  14. EmpPlecoWell Known MemberMember

    common plecos cost 75 buckaroonis at my LFS
     
  15. OP
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    fish_r_friendWell Known MemberMember

    well that weird?and yes i got mine at my lfs on sale from 1.99
     
  16. EmpPlecoWell Known MemberMember

    wow -- im surprised!! :eek: well anywho -- forget my advice then!! i don't know what to say lol
     
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    fish_r_friendWell Known MemberMember

    theres a pic in the gallary
     
  18. newbie101Well Known MemberMember

    $75!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    Holy **** what the--WOW!
    They are like $2 at petsmart, petco, and my LFS...
    Yikes! Is that in some foreign currency?
     
  19. EmpPlecoWell Known MemberMember

    I recently went back to LFS, and they have the smaller ones like 5" long (the common plec babies) for 25 dollars. But the ones that are already like 13" long are $75.00

    LOL ... no USA MOOLAH !
     
  20. newbie101Well Known MemberMember

    hoooly wombats that is crazy! I hope you didn't get one there! :eek:
     






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