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Yo Yos

Posted By: Ethan <eg_fish_boy@yahoo.com>
Date: Monday, 8 January 2001, at 7:56 p.m.

Well, I'm back with more questions. I just added a botia lecontei and a couple of yo yo loaches. The lecontei looks like a modesta, but is blue instead of black. The common name the book has is lecontei's loach, but I just call it a blue botia (lfs name). The 2 yo yos were fine at first, but than they started to roll around and wrestle (a few years ago before I had loaches, I think it would have been hard for me to imagine 2 fish wrestling). Well I just thought they were playing, but than I read that they can be territorial. When they stopped wrestling one went into the rock on one side of the tank and the other went under the log on the other side. I thought maybe they had each gone to their own territory, but occasionally they would swim o