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Graeme, you won't believe this!

Posted By: Emma Turner <emmasteve@clownloach.freeserve.co.uk>
Date: Thursday, 24 February 2005, at 7:55 p.m.

On Tuesday night I received a shipment from my Indonesian supplier. One of the species I ordered was Pangio semicinctus, and as we acclimatise them pretty much in the dark, I didn't get to see them until today, as I was off yesterday. Anyway, when I went to look at them, a guy who works at the shop Graham (same name, but spelt differently!) said that there were a couple of strange looking Kuhli's in there with the others. He said he had nicknamed them skunk kuhli's due to the stripe along the back. Upon closer inspection I saw that they were in fact Vaillantella maassi!!! As you can imagine, I was really excited at the sig