Brown Bristlenose Ancistrus

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1.5" Brown Bristlenose  - $4.95

There is a lot of variation among Brown Bristlenose. There are many wild species and several of them interbreed. This has caused a blending of traits within our ornamental varieties. Ours have a very nice pattern on them.

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Std Breeding Pair of Brown Bristlenose $25.95

The video is not the actual pair you will receive.  It is just an example of our stock. 

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These are cave-spawners. If given a tank to themselves and ample food, they are fairly easy to breed. Males can be aggressive towards each other, so one breeding pair per tank is best. They are not vegetarians. They are omnivorous and need plenty of protein in their diet. We start them on algae wafers and our Fry Starter formulas. They also love to chew on driftwood, making it a good idea to include some in their tank.

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Super happy with these. Very pretty and active. Thank you.
Gloria Taylor, Tue Sep 19, 2017
These browns are not just brown in color. They have nice patterns and good contrast, unlike most other bristlenose. I really like them.
I Bowker, Fri Feb 24, 2017
These guys clean my tanks better than anythin!!! Healthy and active.
Keith OConnor, Tue Oct 14, 2014
Anyone who thinks brown plecos are plain, haven't gotten ahold of these. The patterns are very nice.
Tony Alexander, Tue Aug 12, 2014
Nice looking fish for a fairly good price!
henry nguyen, Thu Mar 13, 2014