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Botia Sidthimunki *PIC*

Posted By: Sharon Frey <sharonfrey@earthlink.net>
Date: Sunday, 30 November 2003, at 7:52 p.m.

Today at my favorite LFS I found 3/4 inch length and 1/4 breadth B. Sidthimunki. If that isn't captive bred I am not 56 and swigging a diet coke as I type. I paid 9.95 US. The same I paid for my first trio that were twice the length and 4 times the breadth from the same LFS. Scott apologized for the size and told me they had grown in quarantine 1/4. The Sid trio at my home took in the little tykes just like puppies sniffing butts and tasting every other fauna. Juvenile B. Sid ... cheeky blokes.

The original and now old B. Sid
http://spf.smugmug.com/gallery/14810/1/489035

Scott (my favorite LFS) said his local supplier got them from Singapore.

As I type the new tykes are being escorted in their investigati