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Botia nigrolineata in August's Practical Fishkeeping Magazine.

Posted By: Martin Thoene <martin.thoene@lakenheath.af.mil>
Date: Sunday, 25 July 1999, at 2:50 a.m.

August's PFK reports on B. nogrolineata in it's "New Fish In The Shops" section.

Apparently these first appeared in late '94, imported at 1.5 times the size of show-bench sized B. sidthimunki (however big you reckon that is!). I've certainly never seen or heard of them for sale over here (UK).

They report that they come from the Yunnan Province of China, and were first described by Kottelat & Chu, 1987.

They state that they're currently on sale now for 10 to 15 pounds each, and that similar sized B. sidthimunki are also bei