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Re: botia lohachata

At 3:48 AM -0400 9/18/97, "Shawn Keslar" <keslar at wvunrcce_nrcce.wvu.edu> wrote:

>yo-yo's (botia lohachata) are also very effective at controlling pond
>snails .. my pair eliminated approx 300 snails in under 48 hours
>after adding them to my tank ...i've got a few stragglers, but the
>population is well-controlled....

Do they need elevated temperatures like the clown loaches? If my tank
temperature drops much below 80, my clowns get ich, and I have to raise the
temperature to drive it away.


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