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by palaeodave
Thu Aug 11, 2011 5:44 pm
Forum: Loach Forum
Topic: Black Kuhli Loach FRY
Replies: 4
Views: 1849

Re: Black Kuhli Loach FRY

Good work! Flighty little things.
by palaeodave
Thu Aug 11, 2011 5:43 pm
Forum: Loach Forum
Topic: Damselfly with hillstream loaches
Replies: 5
Views: 1375

Re: Damselfly with hillstream loaches

If you're sure it's a damselfly and not a dragonfly, you might be ok. If you get a population of Daphnia going in there it should get enough to eat. All round though, safest just to put it in a pond somewhere. Put some pictures up if you can!
by palaeodave
Sun Jul 17, 2011 10:59 am
Forum: Loach Forum
Topic: How many Sids in a 75gal?
Replies: 9
Views: 3043

Re: How many Sids in a 75gal?

Fantastic video! I do think you have enough sids, though. What a sight.
by palaeodave
Sat Jul 02, 2011 7:13 am
Forum: Freshwater Forum
Topic: Pond filter vs. aquarium filter
Replies: 4
Views: 4295

Pond filter vs. aquarium filter

I've been thinking about getting a new filter recently. Is there any particular reason not to get a pond filter for a biggish tank rather than forking out a fortune for one of the bigger Eheim filters etc?
by palaeodave
Tue Jun 07, 2011 4:29 pm
Forum: Loach Forum
Topic: My rainbow loach from China
Replies: 4
Views: 2266

Re: My rainbow loach from China

Beautiful fish. More pictures would be welcome!
by palaeodave
Tue Jun 07, 2011 4:28 pm
Forum: Loach Forum
Topic: The FattyLoachs special eating behavior
Replies: 7
Views: 2586

Re: The FattyLoachs special eating behavior

Wow, how big is that yoyo?
by palaeodave
Sat Jun 04, 2011 3:12 pm
Forum: Freshwater Forum
Topic: My Chinese freshwater fishes
Replies: 22
Views: 12577

Re: My Chinese freshwater fishes

I can see all of the pictures fine now. Thank you for sharing them.

Opsariichthys evolans are so beautiful. It's a shame they are so difficult to keep in captivity.
by palaeodave
Sat Jun 04, 2011 3:05 pm
Forum: Freshwater Forum
Topic: Pics of my new set up
Replies: 5
Views: 3147

Re: Pics of my new set up

Hey Kaz. You've done a really beautiful job of that tank. It is stunning.
by palaeodave
Fri Apr 15, 2011 5:13 am
Forum: Loach Forum
Topic: Vacation Feeders
Replies: 10
Views: 3245

Re: Vacation Feeders

Healthy, decent sized fish will be absolutely fine without feeding for a week - 2 weeks in a well planted tank.
by palaeodave
Thu Apr 14, 2011 6:32 pm
Forum: Freshwater Forum
Topic: Collecting Trip
Replies: 13
Views: 9015

Re: Collecting Trip

All that and no pictures?
by palaeodave
Tue Apr 05, 2011 6:07 pm
Forum: Loach Forum
Topic: Sewellia Fry!
Replies: 19
Views: 7200

Re: Sewellia Fry!

Sorry Artem, for some reason I thought Jim had uploaded that picture!
by palaeodave
Sat Apr 02, 2011 8:22 am
Forum: Freshwater Forum
Topic: Amazing Cardinals
Replies: 10
Views: 5207

Re: Amazing Cardinals

There should be a rule about having to post pictures if you're going to talk about your fish like that! :P
by palaeodave
Sat Apr 02, 2011 8:20 am
Forum: Freshwater Forum
Topic: Aquarium inhabitants you might not have bargained for!
Replies: 2
Views: 2641

Re: Aquarium inhabitants you might not have bargained for!

I have springtails (Collembola) living on the surface of the floating plants in a couple of my tanks. I was quite surprised one day to find a very small centipede there, hunting the springtails! I'm quite happy for them to be there, especially as I imagine one occasionally jumps into the water and g...
by palaeodave
Sat Apr 02, 2011 8:14 am
Forum: Loach Forum
Topic: Crossostoma lacustra
Replies: 10
Views: 2662

Re: Crossostoma lacustra

Didn't Emma have these in a few years ago?
by palaeodave
Sat Apr 02, 2011 7:54 am
Forum: Loach Forum
Topic: angelicus botia
Replies: 4
Views: 1818

Re: angelicus botia

:lol: This has got to be the most succinct thread I've ever seen on LOL!