Pleco id

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    Hi

    Got 2 of these for free today.

    Can anyone id this pleco? Seems they are very young.

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    Also got 2 of these...hope they are the real deal.

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    ancistrus (top), Siamese algae eater below
     
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    Thanx mattie

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    Looks like a flying fox?
     
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    I thought it looked more like a garra taeniata. These fish that look alike makes life hard lol.


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    Have to agree on flying fox. On SAE the black is more faded, and no gold above the black.

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    That's a SAE if you look at the black line it goes in to the fin at the back where a flying fox it does not.
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    Heres a better pic.

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    I see them munching on the hair algae.

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    Thanx for confirming

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