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Re: [Killietalk] N. guentheri
Shipping this time of year is particularly "iffy."
Nothos seem more than ordinarily sensitive to some kinds of shipping
shock. Even if they survive, they can go into the notorious "rapid
decline" and I don't think we understand it very well. [I think Barry
has one species that expires if you just say "shipping" in the fishroom.
Airport-to-airport in *thick* (2"+) styros with 24 hr heat packs (inside
cardboard and outside styro) and outer cardboard boxes are the only way
I know that works when the weather gets *this* cold (global warming
The "War on Terror" may have rendered this approach obsolete, IDK.
[Wonder if it will be as big a disaster as the "War on Drugs," aka the
Govt. Drug-Price-Support Program.]
Pjeversman at aol_com wrote:
I can send you some when the weather warms a bit. I recently sent some to
St. Louis but I think the cold may have done them in, even though they were sent
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