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Good news, bad news.

Posted By: Martin Thoene <gkadar@sympatico.ca>
Date: Friday, 16 July 2004, at 12:20 p.m.

I was looking into the main River-Tank yesterday and saw something that suprised me! A baby P. cheni! I have not seen any breeding behaviour for ages and figured that the mix of fish in the tank now would probably eat any eggs or fry. This little guy has survived to about 3/8" already though and there's probably more going on past experience.

The bad news is that I found one of my Glyptothorax cats dead this morning. It had been getting rapidly skinny over the last week. So I pick out the corpse and inspect it. I found a worm coming out the anus, so now I have added Acid buffer to bring down the tank pH and added Levamisole to the tank.

We had two female Barbus arulius crap out a few