Pleco Appreciation Thread

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Can we start a little thread on appreciation for plecostomus? I've got such a soft spot for their little suckermouths and they don't deserve all the hate they get just because of a little bit of extra poo :-(

Reply with pictures of your plec(s) and tell us what you love about them. No hate please!! This is a pleco-friendly zone.
I'll start, here's my sailfin Pocoyo, and my common pleco Baby!
 

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Here is my 2 year old (approximately) Albino BNP named “Alabaster” (like the stone)
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He is such a cutie. He spends most of his time on his driftwood, but he loves to eat.

Here is him when I first got him:
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Anyway, I love these guys. I don’t get why “hatas gotta hate”, these creatures are amazing.
 
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Here is my 2 year old (approximately) Albino BNP named “Alabaster” (like the stone)
View attachment 130103He is such a cutie. He spends most of his time on his driftwood, but he loves to eat.

Here is him when I first got him:
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Anyway, I love these guys. I don’t get why “hatas gotta hate”, these creatures are amazing.
He was such a sweet little baby!! Love his prickly little cactus face.
 

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I have a king tiger pleco named bug and really like them, she doesn't come out much just at night and waits for her food. I've had her for 2 year's and she's just started moving about more now. I will always have a pleco in my tank its one fish I enjoy.
 

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I have a king tiger pleco named bug and really like them, she doesn't come out much just at night and waits for her food. I've had her for 2 year's and she's just started moving about more now. I will always have a pleco in my tank its one fish I enjoy.
That's such an adorable name oh my god!!
 
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