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Old 08-03-2008, 12:17 PM   #1
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Default Lophiosilurus alexandri ( pacman catfish ) spawned !!! update fm 7 Mar 08

Lost the whole thread due to the AF data corruption


I've been going thru some hectic work week and it gonna continue for another few more weeks

My PC Hard drive was giving problem and crashed last nite...



Lost a lot of fries in the last one week and I believed it is due to bad water condition.

Lots of tiny white worm (can be seen in the pix) are multiplying like no tomorrow....

update 070308

Last count... only 35 left





You may read fm this link (details right fm the start)

Lophiosilurus alexandri ( pacman catfish ) spawned !!! - Info since day one
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Old 08-03-2008, 12:22 PM   #2
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How big are they now?

tiny white worm? could it be due to overfeeding? or trapped food in gravel?

Thanks for sharing..they look great!!
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Old 08-03-2008, 12:26 PM   #3
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Ya, those white worm thingy got to be the result of over feeding.

Most of them are now 35mm to 50mm TL.
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Oic.. have to do more frequent WC liao..

maybe some small tiger barbs will help with the white worms..
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Old 08-03-2008, 12:35 PM   #5
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ya, got to increase the frequency of water change. However, I will not introduce other fishes in there as I might bring in another set of problem .. such as disease.
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Old 08-03-2008, 04:02 PM   #6
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they actually look like small sandsharks
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wow the body shape is developing
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Thanks guys.

update 15 03 08 (10pm S'pore)

started them with cut market prawn

Most of them are 50mm TL


Two at 75mm TL


The one hidden behind the PVC is abt 95mm TL
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they actually look like small sandsharks
They do look like small lil sandshark...but these lil fellas here hv price tag 100 times of it
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so, the bigger ones are being isolated?
humm hide inside tube cannot see lay..
looks like keeping bettas... when grow bigger have to split them up..
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