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"kuhli" loach - which species do I have?

Posted By: Cillana <cillana@aaquaria.com>
Date: Sunday, 7 July 2002, at 3:08 a.m.

After looking at your kuhli page, I've deduced that none of mine are real kuhli loaches.

I knew that my brown one definately wasn't. It's an Acanthophthalmus javanicus, right?

I have one smaller striped one that looks like the description for an Acanthophthalmus shelfordii. Am I right?

I have also have two larger striped ones that look like the description for an Acantophthalmus myersi. Am I right?

Here is a pic of the two different species together: