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Changes to the dario IDs on my site.

Posted By: JD <dietsch@voicenet.com>
Date: Thursday, 27 August 1998, at 10:21 a.m.

OK here, now due to my recent epiphany with reguards to rostrata and histrionica I think I am re-identifying my loachs pictured on my page(tonight). Since Ken told us that the rostrata’s bars will develop into more defined ones as the fish ages and looking at the pictures Ken and Cinder have provided I think what I was calling dario is an adult rostrata. It does not have the hunch back of a dario and despite the books I vaguely remember seeing it in, I will change my page.

Here are two examples and please ignor the file names, but we will now call them both the same fish, just different ages. I wanted to let you guys know since your probably the only ones that