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Just as you thought it was safe...

Posted By: Isla <kirk_isla@hotmail.com>
Date: Thursday, 14 February 2002, at 3:41 a.m.

Thought Id post a follow up to my query a few weeks ago regarding my Striata and them biting my clown loaches.

The outcome seems to be one normal striata who has been moved back to my 4ft tank and lives happily and normally with my clowns and the other 4 who are still being housed with my modestas. As the modestas wont put up with having chuncks bitten from them, the 4 striata now chase each other and where possible, take a bite from each other. The straita that appears to be the main trouble maker is still thin and has had various injuries from its attempts to bite other fish - these range from a cloudy eye to a broken dorsal fin (now healed). Im positi