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by Thomas
Sun Nov 01, 2009 12:44 pm
Forum: Loach Forum
Topic: Loach stamps
Replies: 7
Views: 2739

Hi,
plaalye wrote:I see that there is description in other languages(other than English). Are these in the native language of the particular loach?
I think so, but i don't swear on it 8) :wink:
by Thomas
Sun Nov 01, 2009 11:29 am
Forum: Loach Forum
Topic: Loach stamps
Replies: 7
Views: 2739

Loach stamps

Hi, I'm not a stamps collector, but I've seen some stamps with cobitis on it. So I've searched some internet stamp stores and wants to show you which loaches I've get. Cobitis taenia http://sandkauer.de/Foren/lol/DSCF0496.JPG Cobitis vardarensis http://sandkauer.de/Foren/lol/Marken2.jpg Niwaella mul...
by Thomas
Fri Oct 09, 2009 4:17 pm
Forum: Loach Forum
Topic: Gravid Homaloptera smithi?
Replies: 7
Views: 2740

that would be nice, Jim

I have seen that I've at least two females with eggs
by Thomas
Thu Oct 08, 2009 4:20 pm
Forum: Loach Forum
Topic: Gravid Homaloptera smithi?
Replies: 7
Views: 2740

Hi,

A new autumn, the same fish:

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Looks like eggs, she is got very plump in the last weeks

Thomas
by Thomas
Fri Sep 25, 2009 4:24 pm
Forum: Loach Forum
Topic: sexing??
Replies: 3
Views: 1590

Hi,

Here is a pic of a pectoral fin of a male. The fin of the females are shorter and the first (or second) ray isn't so thick.

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maybe it helps,

Thomas
by Thomas
Fri Sep 25, 2009 2:54 pm
Forum: Loach Forum
Topic: Show us your Funny Loach Pic's
Replies: 155
Views: 143643

intermission

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by Thomas
Thu Sep 17, 2009 5:28 am
Forum: Loach Forum
Topic: homaloptera confuzona and bilineata
Replies: 9
Views: 2552

ch.koenig wrote: thanks thomas. have you seen the stocklist? "Indischer steinbeisser"?
cheers charles
of course, of course. :) And postet it in our german loach forum. For myself I don't need any more, I've eleven of them. From the same source.
by Thomas
Wed Sep 16, 2009 9:00 am
Forum: Loach Forum
Topic: homaloptera confuzona and bilineata
Replies: 9
Views: 2552

Hi Charles,

i'm also sure they will fit fine together. A few years ago I've kept H. confuzona and H. zollingeri in the same tank, no problems.

Thomas
by Thomas
Mon Aug 10, 2009 1:20 pm
Forum: Loach Forum
Topic: Dojo Loach Spawning
Replies: 28
Views: 17376

Image Thanks for sharing!
by Thomas
Sat Jul 25, 2009 4:06 pm
Forum: Loach Forum
Topic: Share your Loach Movies!
Replies: 203
Views: 131081

a few seconds in the life of Homaloptera yunnanensis... :D

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7o37k9DW9iM
by Thomas
Tue Jul 21, 2009 3:19 pm
Forum: Loach Forum
Topic: Cobitis paludica
Replies: 12
Views: 2959

Does your sister live in Spain? No, it's not my sister, it's my girlfriends sister. :) She is married with a spanish, and they often spend their holidays in spain. But they live in germany. The Rio Tormes is up by Salamanca right? Yes, here is a pic from the shallow water. I have marked the Cobitis...
by Thomas
Tue Jul 21, 2009 1:30 pm
Forum: Loach Forum
Topic: Cobitis paludica
Replies: 12
Views: 2959

Hi Matt, I have here a picture of an adult C. paludica. It's from spain too, and were caught last year in the river tormes. The sister of my girlfriend caught it and take a photo for me. As yours, this one is also released back in the river. http://sandkauer.de/Bilder/C_paludica3.jpg They aren't aqu...
by Thomas
Sun Jul 19, 2009 1:18 pm
Forum: Loach Forum
Topic: Mystery Pangio (anguillaris?) ID help!
Replies: 6
Views: 2418

I would say Pangio doriae.

See this thread: http://forums.loaches.com/viewtopic.php?t=13233&

Yours looks more like the golden "variant" of P. doriae

Thomas
by Thomas
Mon Jun 15, 2009 3:24 pm
Forum: Loach Forum
Topic: Share your Loach Movies!
Replies: 203
Views: 131081

The last Crossovid. Of course with the bull's eye look, as ever. :lol: The loach is searching for food and very active.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iYD4eGGe1u4
by Thomas
Sun Jun 14, 2009 4:08 pm
Forum: Loach Forum
Topic: Share your Loach Movies!
Replies: 203
Views: 131081

In a garden center with pondfishes I have seen a label "Misgurnus fossilis" but in the tank were only one (nearly dead) Misgurnus. In this bad condition I couldn't say if it really a fossilis, I couldn't see the typical stripes. And it's more than ten years ago. But it is possible to buy them at pon...