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He who hesitates is lost...

Posted By: Jim Powers <jimpowers@prodigy.net>
Date: Wednesday, 9 January 2002, at 5:32 p.m.

Well, As many of your suspected, I went back to get those cute little G. punctalatus, thinking that since they were so small, no one would see them in the tank, and thus buy them. WRONG!!
Both were gone. THe lady at the store said she wished she had talked me into buying all three of them, since she sold one to someone who she was afraid would not provide proper conditions. She really pushed the fact that the fish need certain conditions (good current and good water conditions), but he(a college student) bought it anyway to put in some kind of a vase like aquarium. At least it had a filter. She told him if he killed it, she would not sell him another. She's getti