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Unknown Hillstream Pics

Posted By: Francis Lynch <flynch@interaccess.com>
Date: Monday, 17 December 2001, at 11:18 p.m.

Here are some pics of an unknown hillstream loach which I found in a batch of Beaufortia back in November which I'm finally getting around to posting. The first one is the best:

The next one is even more poorly focused but includes a lizardfish, Homaloptera smithi, on the left:

The last one is nearly obscured by algae but is interesting in that it highlights the nasal tubercles of the fish:

I've had a devil of a time trying to persuade this fish to eat anything, as it almost never comes off the glass. But I've figured out a way to get small pieces of shrimp to it while it's