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Got new angelicus; observations
Posted By: SimCan <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: Saturday, 22 March 2003, at 4:27 p.m.
I finally got some Botia angelicus yesterday. Five, actually, at 13 bucks (Canadian!) each, it is a good deal, and they're all in really good shape: Nice thick bodies, great colours. And they are all over 3 inches (around 8 or 9 cms) long.
The coolest part about them is that with their colours and pattern, very broad, sturdy finnage and snake-like movement, they are very shark-like. A terrific addition to a tank.
They get along particularly well with my yoyos, and seem not to mind the clowns, either.
When they were first added, they did the dance up and down the side of the tank for a while, and a couple of times about half their bodies cleared the water. I was glad