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#1 jackiomy

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Posted 03 November 2008 - 07:47 PM

I bought these as otocinclus. They look very different than my other otos. Are there variations in markings and color?

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Posted 03 November 2008 - 10:09 PM

Looks closest to O.macrospilus.http://www.scotcat.c...macrospilus.htm There are quite a few different species of Otocinclus and they are not the easiest to identify. Your original image is a bit on the small side but may be Otocinclus huaorani is about the nearest.
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