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Life Expectancy/Quar. for Gastromyzon punctulatus?

Posted By: thegirlundertherainbow <thegirlundertherainbow@yahoo.com>
Date: Tuesday, 20 September 2005, at 12:14 a.m.

Anyone know? Reason being..I started with 6 in a 6ft community tank 2(?) years ago...maybe a little more..Had one I think was killed by some semi aggressive loaches I'd tried a year ago.. and 2 lost last year to unknown causes..one had developed that patchy looking disease though..
And just this week lost one of my remaining 3..after having filter probs and probs with the room getting too hot (most likely causes I'd say)..
Waiting on LFS to get some new nice ones in..I realy like these guys..
Also, for quarantining them in another tank, wha