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Old 01-19-2013, 09:43 PM   #31
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wow!!

those honeycomb catfish seem starve..i hope they make it.. ..feed those bloodworm ASAP..

very senstive cat never the less...ick is deadly!
They tend to look like that when they're caught. They take about a month to fatten up.
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Old 01-19-2013, 10:45 PM   #32
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Will u be seeing any Boraras Brigittae, chili's anytime soon? I'd definitely like to grab 'em!
+1, I'll take 100 if so.
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Old 01-20-2013, 09:57 PM   #33
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Will u be seeing any Boraras Brigittae, chili's anytime soon? I'd definitely like to grab 'em!
+2 with 40! Or any sort of dwarf botia!
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Old 01-21-2013, 03:32 AM   #34
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They tend to look like that when they're caught. They take about a month to fatten up.
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+2 with 40! Or any sort of dwarf botia!
I am trying DESPERATELY with the chilis. I now have over 800 fish that are NOT chilis, that I ordered as chilis, that are not selling. It is great....


the honeycombs ate daphnia for me- they will get there
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Old 01-21-2013, 03:42 AM   #35
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If not Chili's, what are they?

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Old 01-21-2013, 04:12 AM   #36
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I am trying DESPERATELY with the chilis. I now have over 800 fish that are NOT chilis, that I ordered as chilis, that are not selling. It is great....
Apparently you are not the only vendor with this issue lately.
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I am trying DESPERATELY with the chilis. I now have over 800 fish that are NOT chilis, that I ordered as chilis, that are not selling. It is great....


the honeycombs ate daphnia for me- they will get there
Are they somewhat close? If so, post a pic aor two of what you were sent. I may grab quite a few if of a similar size and nature.
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Old 01-21-2013, 02:07 PM   #38
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I have boraras uropthalmoides and boraras naevus- both quite nice fish.

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Stunners, both!

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I have boraras uropthalmoides and boraras naevus- both quite nice fish.

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Old 01-24-2013, 04:59 AM   #41
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How are the O. Cocama and Hypoptoma sp. orange faring? If they make it through QT okay I'm considering placing an order. Approximately how much for shipping do your orders to the Los Angeles area run? (probably nothing to sneeze at given the distance, but your per-fish prices are better than other options I've seen)
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Old 01-25-2013, 12:46 PM   #42
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How are the O. Cocama and Hypoptoma sp. orange faring? If they make it through QT okay I'm considering placing an order. Approximately how much for shipping do your orders to the Los Angeles area run? (probably nothing to sneeze at given the distance, but your per-fish prices are better than other options I've seen)
They are doing ok, I don't have many of either as their trip was a rough one. Once in my posession, I have not lost any past the first day, but about 2/3 were lost in transit from Peru to Lima, and from Lima to NYC. I am *supposed* to be having replacements sent, but we all know how long it took me to get these, so I am not holding my breath.

As for shipping, I would cost it would be $25-35 for overnight to your area, or, if the weather is mild (which it is NOT here right now, single digits), 2nd day is available for less than $20. Second day is only a viable option when weather is good on both sides though, and we are having a crazy cold snap.
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Old 01-25-2013, 04:29 PM   #43
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I have boraras uropthalmoides and boraras naevus- both quite nice fish.
Sigh. I love rasboras, but they always jump. :/ Might be time to actually break out that ADA glass cover I paid for....hm.

Also, I MUST have those tri-color horned nerites. They're gorgeous.
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Old 01-31-2013, 03:38 AM   #44
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I got some fish in today. Man, those little Parotocinclus sp. 3 are cool! Thanks Rachel!
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Old 01-31-2013, 01:59 PM   #45
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I got some fish in today. Man, those little Parotocinclus sp. 3 are cool! Thanks Rachel!
I have to agree with you!
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