Wildlife Wednesday: Name this critter and win a prize!

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  • sir james h. lant sr.
    sir james h. lant sr.
    Well it is an algae eater, more specifically it appears to be a Plecostomus. You are awesome saice, i was just thinking about you. Done Vida

    Well it is an algae eater, more specifically it appears to be a Plecostomus.
    You are awesome saice, i was just thinking about you.

    Done Vida

  • Kathy Martin
    Kathy Martin
    Guitarfish (Stingray family)

    Guitarfish (Stingray family)

  • John
    John
    A. A Skate B. Chondrichthye C. the relation must to the song Soapy likes to sing, "Brand new Key" by Melanie in which she is referring to a key skate. : )

    A. A Skate
    B. Chondrichthye
    C. the relation must to the song Soapy likes to sing, "Brand new Key" by Melanie in which she is referring to a key skate.

    : )

  • Amy Fling
    Amy Fling
    I want to play for fun I don't need a prize....(I want to find out what it is!) My Guess: B Flat E Fish

    I want to play for fun I don't need a prize....(I want to find out what it is!)

    My Guess: B Flat E Fish

  • timm
    timm
    A Plecostomus. Yeah Yeah.

    A Plecostomus. Yeah Yeah.

  • Wayne Hatchel
    Wayne Hatchel
    It's one of the Plecostomus fish and the species is multiradiatus. I have one that is around 5 inches in my 45 gallon tank. Will be getting a small one for my 29 gallon tank.

    It's one of the Plecostomus fish and the species is multiradiatus. I have one that is around 5 inches in my 45 gallon tank. Will be getting a small one for my 29 gallon tank.

  • Matt Swanson
    Matt Swanson
    My guess is some sort or catfish, plecostomas? They both are peaceful.

    My guess is some sort or catfish, plecostomas? They both are peaceful.

  • Greg
    Greg
    It's a gecko! It will bring u good luck in songwriting!

    It's a gecko! It will bring u good luck in songwriting!

  • David Calkins
    David Calkins
    Sand Shark?

    Sand Shark?

  • Jan Hallvard Storeng Kleven
    Jan Hallvard Storeng Kleven
    I think it's algae eater, Ancistrus :)

    I think it's algae eater, Ancistrus smile

  • Craig Smyres
    Craig Smyres
    A shark?

    A shark?

  • Dylan Riley
    Dylan Riley
    Banjo catfish

    Banjo catfish

  • Cheri Spring
    Cheri Spring
    It's a Skate. Related to Rays (like Manta)

    It's a Skate. Related to Rays (like Manta)

  • James Cohen
    James Cohen
    Shovelnose guitarfish! Type of ray. That was tough.

    Shovelnose guitarfish! Type of ray. That was tough.

  • andrew Dicus
    andrew Dicus
    His name is Kieth

    His name is Kieth

  • Kung Fu Sophie
    Kung Fu Sophie
    Here are other answers submitted via facebook or from those who had trouble w/website: | Jim G.: Spotted pancake shark flounder | | Monique J.: plecostomus | | Ryan W.: Guitar fish also known as a shovelnose ray... | | Todd South: It looks to me like an angel shark, sometimes called the monkfish and even more rarely an angel fiddle fish. | | Andrew W.: banjo catfish | | Chris H.: a fish | | Kayce L.R.: Pocostamus sp??? | Frank B.: I am not sure what it is. However, it looks like an EYE of a DOG>?? (O: |

    Here are other answers submitted via facebook or from those who had trouble w/website:
    | Jim G.: Spotted pancake shark flounder |
    | Monique J.: plecostomus |
    | Ryan W.: Guitar fish also known as a shovelnose ray... |
    | Todd South: It looks to me like an angel shark, sometimes called the monkfish and even more rarely an angel fiddle fish. |
    | Andrew W.: banjo catfish |
    | Chris H.: a fish |
    | Kayce L.R.: Pocostamus sp??? | Frank B.: I am not sure what it is. However, it looks like an EYE of a DOG>?? (O: |

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