[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]
Re: getting rid of snails
> Hello all,
> A while back someone expressed a desire for total snail
> removal. That person might want to try a bubblebee catfish,
> Leiocassus siamensis. A neighbour has two very similar 65
> gallon tanks. At one time both had hundreds of MTS and
> ramshorns. Over time the snail population in one tank has
> been reduced to zero, while the other has remained the same.
> The aquarium without the snails contains rainbowfish, tiger
> and golden barbs, one Anomalochromis thomasi, and a bumblebee
> catfish. The bet is on the large-mouthed nocturnal predator.
> Snails tossed into the tank fail to take hold. Water
> conditions are identical.
It was me. I've seen bumblebee cats before and they're really cute. I
haven't, however, seen one since moving to Boonietown. This place is just
too small for a serious pet shop. Anyone willing to mail me one or two?