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Old 01-17-2013, 08:21 AM   #2
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The true Siamese Algae Eater (Crossocheilus siamensis) can get up to 6" long, and is an excellent eater of many different kinds of algae. Bristlenose plecos grow to around 4-5" and are effective at eating algae on flat surfaces, such as the aquarium glass.
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