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    Does anybody have any whiptail catfish? I'm thinking about getting one to add to my 55 gallon tank

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    Best kept in small groups, according to this

    http://www.seriouslyfish.com/species...ia-lanceolata/
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    There are many variants of the whiptail since that's the common name. Make sure that you do not get the one that gets over 8" in total length, including streamers.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Slaphppy7 View Post
    Best kept in small groups, according to this

    http://www.seriouslyfish.com/species...ia-lanceolata/

    I read that article and was wondering about maybe keeping two.

    The semi-local pet store has a variety that gets about 4.5 inches.

    http://www.thatpetplace.com/Rinelori...ricarid-213664

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    Hmmm...vastly different temp requirements between that site and this one

    http://www.seriouslyfish.com/species...ricaria-parva/

    If I'm not mistaken someone here had them, and they tended to hide alot
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    Quote Originally Posted by Slaphppy7 View Post
    Hmmm...vastly different temp requirements between that site and this one

    http://www.seriouslyfish.com/species...ricaria-parva/

    If I'm not mistaken someone here had them, and they tended to hide alot
    From what I've been reading, that might have something to do with the brightness of the light

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    You may be correct with that one, many cats are nocturnal
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    Think Laura Grond got a bunch of these and loves them, but I don't know which variety. She says they are always out and about for her. Miss her here, but I will see her Friday at the meeting. Since I am home I will actually try to bring some fish for their fish bowl. Fortunately for me the fish this month are Gourami, plecos or barbs. I want to try to get the nuptial color male gourami (Don Drapper) and one of my females, also would love to take Mr. Man as a cut contrast, taking a pearl is out of the question-too darn shy. I would love to take ghost too-but he would have a heart attack, the .

    ...sorry there is that tangent!
    Two 5.5g- Shrimp tanks; 1st with 4 chilis, green endlers & Bloody Mary shrimp and 2nd with blue star endlers and Blue Dream shrimp
    Four-27 gallon tubs, 1st with my 2 BN plecos with their 2 generations of fry and 12 dwarf corys; 2nd has gouramis, rainbow fish, and female endlers; 3rd has (killer) albino corys, 1 pepper cory and 6 panda corys; 4th is 90% plants and one Diva-the pea puffer.


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    I have a couple, not sure which species exactly. Very mellow fish, never bother or seem to be noticed by other fish. Had one that lived for about 12 years back in the day, the current 2 aren't that old but may yet get there.

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