Otto Bellies

Discussion in 'Otocinclus' started by djbrist, Mar 20, 2010.

  1. djbristValued MemberMember

    Have you ever noticed the distinct rings on the underside of their bellies? It appears to be pleats or folds which expand when they are full/healthy/ and pooing?

    My daughter (3yrs) saw it tonight on the glass as we were reading before bedtime by the 30long. I hadn't really noticed it before, but kinda cool.

    no picture from me, but here is one to see


    I'm glad I still learning ;)
  2. ButterflyModeratorModerator Member

    I noticed that. I thought they were just fat :)
  3. David CWell Known MemberMember

    Oto's can have really long poo's so it would make sense. I measured one at 6", kinda gross but I'm like that ;)


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