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Posted By: Barbara <bjmaitri@megalink.net>
Date: Friday, 4 April 2003, at 6:17 p.m.

what is the name that this loach goes by at the stores? is it myanmar (as per index) or angelicus...a total name is what I am looking for. Also about how expensive are they and what conditions do they need? I've read the info on the site and still am uncertain...about ph, substrate in particular.

Also regarding botia striatas...is Zebra Loach the only name they'd otherwise be called...that is NOT tiger, for example. And what is the normal price that these are found at? Would a substrate of flourite be ok for either of these loaches?

Are either jumpers? (quarantine has some open air above the tank...: (