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OT: Pleco Question

Posted By: LeadFoot <leadfoot@sbcglobal.net>
Date: Wednesday, 31 December 2003, at 5:09 p.m.

Someone is rasping my gorgeous 2 ft. tall amazon swords. Although I have 6 plecos in the tank, I think it's gotta be either my gold nugget or my new snowball. Unfortunately, I added them within a week's time. Anybody got any ideas as to which is the most likely suspect?

I also have 3 bristlenoses, and a cactus leopard in there. I have b-noses in other tanks and the leopard was previously in other tanks with swords with no problems, so I suspect one of the two newbies. Based on the info on PlanetCatfish, the gold nugget is not a plant eater, but we all know what "supposedly" means in real life, so if any of you have firsthand experience or knowledge, I'd appreciate some feedback.