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yo-yo's dull coloration in one

Posted By: fedge <naatzy@yahoo.com>
Date: Friday, 5 November 2004, at 11:02 p.m.

I dont really think anything is wrong with my loach.. but his/her color is dull compared to other loaches in tank. (i will refer to it as a he from now on for sanity sake).

I have 3 loaches.. bought them when they were about 1.5 inches big (small)...now they are about 3" max (the biggest one is)..., 2.75 inch and 2.5 inch about. The smallest one is almost always dull in coloration, the other two have dark stripes and very blue opalicents to the silver on their bodies. However!!! The small dull one is the most aggressive when they feed, usually. He will nip at the others more often,,shutter and chase more often than the other two. The water is almost perfect for them...(i keep