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Gastromyzon punctulatus question

Posted By: Catfish <kc0bbq@earthlink.com>
Date: Monday, 7 December 1998, at 11:11 a.m.

I am a catfish person, but don't hold that against me (I do have a soft spot for my Clowns though :) ). I just purchased 2 Gastromyzon punctulatus thinking they were L170 (Butterfly Pleco, didn't actually look at the picture). Thanks to being pointed to the site here and the pictures posted I realized I wasn't correct - even though the LFS labelled the fish as the pleco. The price should have said explained it, but I was buying fish that I though were beautiful and I guess it doesn't matter what they are *grin*.

Anyway, I now have these fish that I know next to nothing about, other than the fact that they aren't one of the scaleless masses in my 125g catfish community. Knowing I'll never get them out, even if I wanted to, I need to know what they eat. I assume t