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white colored Clown???

Posted By: Regina <regina@wnclink.com>
Date: Tuesday, 3 April 2001, at 1:59 p.m.

Hi all... I purchased a 3 inch Clown Loach about 2-3 weeks ago. He seems to be in perfect health, & has taken up very nicely with the other Clown Loaches in my 55 gallon tank. When I purchased him, he had a slight case of ich, & the guy at the fish store moved him to a quarantine tank & treated for ich for 2-3 weeks until he was cured. you may assk why I wanted him so badly since he had ich when I bought him... Well, he has an unusual half moon on his belly where the center stripe would be, and I just had to have him, so the guy treated him & I went back 3 weeks later & got him..My question is this: When I picked him out & when I went back 3 weeks later to get him, his orange areas were very light "white" looking. I thought this would change as he got familiar & comfortable in his new home, but here