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Old 08-06-2014, 12:40 AM   #1
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Anyone keep red ruby/coral pencil fish?


Nannostomus mortrnthaleri Latin name. I bought two for $40 at nice lfs. I know they like to be in groups so looking for at least 5 more. Thanks all.
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Old 08-06-2014, 06:19 PM   #2
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Nannostomus mortrnthaleri Latin name. I bought two for $40 at nice lfs. I know they like to be in groups so looking for at least 5 more. Thanks all.
There is someone in my local fish club that consistently breeds them. They always go for a decent amount at our auctions, around $40 - 50 for five.
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Old 08-06-2014, 06:41 PM   #3
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Yeah wet spot has them for 12 each. I paid 20 per at lfs! They are very good looking fish. Discus seem to be leaving them alone too. Phew
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Wet Spot does seem the best bet judging from my research. I wasn't willing to spend even what they wanted so I wound up getting a group of Browntailed Pencilfish.
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