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Hillstreams near Vancouver (Canada)

Posted By: Mark in Vancouver <markmark@telus.net>
Date: Thursday, 22 January 2004, at 6:20 p.m.

Hi folks.
For what it's worth, the Big Al's out in Richmond has a tank full of "Chinese Butterfly Loaches" which were obviously hillstreams of some kind. They didn't know which species, so I don't either. $9.99 (Canadian) each, and they are certainly not being housed in a river tank, but they looked fairly healthy.
Sorry I can't be more descriptive. I've never noticed hillstreams offered before, so I thought it would be worth mentioning.
Oh, and you know that strange Aquafanatics store that is always closed when it says it's open? Well it burned to the ground, so don't bother trying to go there again. Too bad, because they