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Re: Second Loach in 10Gal tank

Posted By: Tania <taniadk@yahoo.com>
Date: Sunday, 31 October 1999, at 10:38 a.m.

Thanks for the response.

Here is a little more information on my tank: It is well planted, water conditions are good (temp +- 25C; pH 7.5; NH2 and NH3 both low; relatively hard water) and the only other furniture is a big piece of driftwood. Inhabitants: Six whitecloud mountain minnows, four small black lyretail mollies, four very young bronze cory cats (growing up very fast :) ) and the gastromyzon. The plan is to move the cory cats to a bigger tank as soon as I can afford it.

I got the gastromyzon from my lfs about four months ago. I hope I can get hold of another one again. They were selling them as Borneo butterfly "plecos" - I actually had to show them a picture in their own fish encyclopedia to convince them that it is actually a type of loach. I'm a nov