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Schistura Scaturigina
June 25, 2009
8:47 pm
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mickthefish
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hi all
i had to get this fish Andy Rush shown them to me last time we were at BAS, in menons book the description is the same but i've put these pics of them up in another site to get a possitive ID.
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i'll get back to you about their behavior in the future but i can't see any probs with them.

mick

June 25, 2009
11:59 pm
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Lovely clean-looking loach. /cool.gif" style="vertical-align:middle" emoid="B)" border="0" alt="cool.gif" /> Where do they originate from Mick?

Cake or death?
June 26, 2009
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they're widespread mate, India, Bhutan, Nepal and said to be in Bangladesh as well.
if there's any regional variation one can only guess mate but over this amount of places i would think there are.
so far they've settled well and are eating with a gusto on anything put in the tank.

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June 26, 2009
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the ID is spot on so thanks matey Andypandy. /thumbs_up.gif" style="vertical-align:middle" emoid=":thumbsup:" border="0" alt="thumbs_up.gif" />

mick
And thanks to the India lads who confirmed it, i'm well pleased.

June 26, 2009
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Did you get a few mate?

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June 26, 2009
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i got the last 4 that were in the tank mate but if anymore come through i'll get a few more.

mick

June 29, 2009
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Very nice Mick /cool.gif" style="vertical-align:middle" emoid="B)" border="0" alt="cool.gif" />

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