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Re: [Killietalk] Killietalk Digest, Vol 31, Issue 47
wow that is amazing very cool tidbit thanks for sharing that.
----- Original Message -----
From: "yohoho" <yohoho at insightbb_com>
To: <killietalk at aka_org>
Sent: Friday, February 10, 2006 12:26 PM
Subject: Re: [Killietalk] Killietalk Digest, Vol 31, Issue 47
> Years ago, I had (what were then called) Rivulus milesi and kept them in a
> tank with a large flat rock supported at a slight angle, so that part of
> rock was below the waters surface and most of it was out of the water,
> fairly close to the light. They would lay out on that rock, on the dry
> portion, for long periods of time, just sunning themselves, I guess. I
> believe they now call this fish Rivulus magdalenae. Quite obviously, they
> had to get their oxygen from the air, not the water.
> Frank Carriglitto
> AKA#08234, ChiKA, WAKO
> If you find yourself in a hole, the first thing to do is stop diggin'.
> ----- Original Message ----- > ------------------------------
> > Message: 3
> > Date: Fri, 10 Feb 2006 10:42:47 -0600
> > From: "Earl Blewett" <Micro at earlblewett_net>
> > Subject: Re: [Killietalk] , now, air breathing gardneri
> > To: "'killifish discussion list'" <killietalk at aka_org>
> > Dear Doug et al.,
> > I believe Rivulus marmoratus has the ability to absorb oxygen through
> > skin or a supplemental organ. Is Dr. Turner out there?
> > BTW gardneri will not eat black brush algae (to return to the original
> > thread)
> > Earl
> > --------------------------------------------
> > Earl Blewett Ph.D.
> > Associate Professor of Microbiology
> > Dept. of Biochemistry and Microbiology
> > Oklahoma State University
> > Center for Health Sciences
> > College of Osteopathic Medicine
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> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: killietalk-bounces+micro=earlblewett_net at aka.org
> > [mailto:killietalk-bounces+micro=earlblewett_net at aka.org] On Behalf Of
> > Doug
> > Ebeling
> > Sent: Wednesday, February 08, 2006 9:40 PM
> > To: killietalk at aka_org
> > Subject: Re: [Killietalk] was, Black Brush Algae, now, air breathing
> > gardneri
> >>From: "Earl Blewett"
> >>Dear Markus,
> >>Try Arizona Aquatic Gardens for Olive Nerite snails. ..snip...
> > An interesting site, and I learned something about Fp. gardneri
> > that I did not know.
> >>From their site: "This is an egglaying, top swimmer that prefers a
> > aquarium, but will live well in a tight space such as a small bowl
> > aeration as it will breath in air, similar to the popular betta/siamese
> > fighting fish!"
> > Gosh, are there any other air breathing killies?
> > Best Regards,
> > Doug Ebeling
> > Spring, Texas
> > AKA # 07861
> > KCC Coordinator Fp. gardneri nigerianus Misaje & Script. liberiense
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