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Homaloptera confuzona

Posted By: Emma Turner <emmasteve@clownloach.freeserve.co.uk>
Date: Friday, 8 July 2005, at 1:28 p.m.

I thought you might like to see these photos I took a little while ago, of H. confuzona eating from my hand. The last batch of these fish from Thailand arrived very small and underweight, so we started feeding them up on a special gel based food (consisting of a greenfood base, with frozen foods such as mosquito larvae, brineshrimp etc added to the mix). We usually smear this onto the rocks and wood in the tank, but before I could even do that, this little chap jumped onto my hand and sat there feeding for several minutes: