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by Thomas
Sun Dec 20, 2009 4:24 pm
Forum: Loach Forum
Topic: Balcan Loach
Replies: 10
Views: 5161

Hi, sadly I've no idea what cobitis this is, but I've looked at fishbase.org and there are three Cobitis in croatia: Cobitis illyrica , C. jadovaensis and C. taenia. I don't think it's the taenia . But I never heard or read about the other two Cobitis, so I only can say " very nice loach!! " Maybe w...
by Thomas
Tue Dec 01, 2009 11:26 am
Forum: Loach Forum
Topic: New Additions:> Cobitis or Lepidocephalichthys?
Replies: 3
Views: 1910

Hi Soul,

Yes, it is nice to have this simple sexual dimorphism.

Pics please, pics please... :D
by Thomas
Mon Nov 30, 2009 3:32 pm
Forum: Loach Forum
Topic: New Additions:> Cobitis or Lepidocephalichthys?
Replies: 3
Views: 1910

Hi,
I was wondering if there are any major differences between Cobitis and Lepidocephalichthys species that can be used for ID.
the male of cobitis have the second ray of the pectoral fin thickened, at Lepidocephalichthys it is the last ray.

Thomas
by Thomas
Fri Nov 20, 2009 1:19 pm
Forum: Loach Forum
Topic: Two kinds of Korean loachs
Replies: 19
Views: 13928

Thank you odyssey!! :evil: Thank you very much!!! Thank you for a restless night :wink: :D Great Pics, great loaches.
by Thomas
Fri Nov 06, 2009 1:54 pm
Forum: Loach Forum
Topic: Loach stamps
Replies: 7
Views: 3926

Yes, this is the full(?) set.

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by Thomas
Sun Nov 01, 2009 4:07 pm
Forum: Loach Forum
Topic: Cobitis paludica
Replies: 8
Views: 3689

I've a great idea! You breed them and bring me a bag full of them. :D
by Thomas
Sun Nov 01, 2009 12:44 pm
Forum: Loach Forum
Topic: Loach stamps
Replies: 7
Views: 3926

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: 3926

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: 3749

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: 3749

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: 2249

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: 156
Views: 186265

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: 3697

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: 3697

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: 22300

Image Thanks for sharing!