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New tank!

Posted By: Emma Turner <emmasteve@clownloach.freeserve.co.uk>
Date: Saturday, 23 July 2005, at 7:49 p.m.

We have had our new River tank set-up for a little while now, which seems to be a great success so far. In there, we have a shoal of Eirmotus octozona (eight banded false barb), some lovely Schistura balteata, a couple of Micronemacheilus pulcher, and a couple of Sinibotia (possibly) pulchra/longiventralis???. We're waiting a while to introduce some Homalopteras, until we get a bit more of the green stuff growing.

Here's a photo of one of the Micronemacheilus pulcher - I was luckily enough to find these 2 in with a shipment of other loaches from Germany:

And here is one of the Sinibotia. When I fir