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Clown Loaches "Greyed out" and hiding

Posted By: Curtis <curtisframsey@hotmail.com>
Date: Thursday, 20 June 2002, at 1:33 p.m.

I had a 125 gallon tank with 3 clown loaches, 5 bala sharks, and a pleco. The tank has quite a few plastic plants and several plastic ornaments that have “caves” for the clowns to hide in. I’m a little concerned about the clowns getting stuck in the “caves” plus if you have to remove one of the ornaments for some reason you never know if a clown loach is in it or not. I have since added 4 clown loaches, 2 bala sharks, and 10 tiger barbs to the tank. I am also purchasing a 220 gallon tank for all of the fish to live in. Since I have purchased the new clown loaches the old clown loaches have been “greyed out” Instead of having dark stripes th