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Loaches..amongst other fish...

Posted By: Mike Ophir <mophir@yahoo.com>
Date: Saturday, 3 January 2004, at 7:04 p.m.

Hi all,

Got back from Uncle Ned's fish factory yesterday. Unfortunately don't have the space for any more specimens of any species I have now, saving for Emperors, more angelicus and hopefully that new BOtia species I mentioned earlier.
However, he has nice healthy Yo Yo's, Clowns, Pseudgastromyzon cheni and a loach I didnt recognize called a lizard loach. Looks like a homoloptera species, even though I am not an expert in hillstream type loaches.

Anyways, came away with 3 new characin species which came in as contaminants and also I netted an oddball tetra among a group of brass tetras I was getting. I saw more specimens of that same sort, but were way too f