Sexing my BN plecos? - Betta Fish and Betta Fish Care
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 03-07-2013, 09:28 PM Thread Starter
New Member
Join Date: Dec 2012
Posts: 16
Sexing my BN plecos?

Hey guys, I have had these two guys/gals for a few months now, bought them at 1" each hoping for a pair, but I feel I have landed myself two females but not too sure!

Was looking to see what you guys think I got here.

One is 3" head to tail end, the other is 2.5" head to tail end.

No visable bristles appearing, other than around edge/lip.

Is it too soon to be sure I got myself 2 females?

Also, sorry for the horrid photo quality.
Attached Images
File Type: jpg DSC00597.jpg (40.4 KB, 44 views)
File Type: jpg DSC00599.jpg (57.6 KB, 45 views)
File Type: jpg DSC00601.jpg (32.5 KB, 44 views)
Splak is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 03-08-2013, 12:10 AM
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: Arnold, Missouri
Posts: 351
I would hazard a guess at all photos being female from other pics I've seen. Any chance you can put the camera on a book and then carefully press the button? I've had to do that myself before I got my rickety little tripod.

Fluval Chi: Deja, female vt/spade
the guppy thread! 30+ pages strong!

Chevko is offline  

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Betta Fish and Betta Fish Care forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome