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Thread: Four eyed fish

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    Have anyone any experience trying to keep four eyed fish in pure freshwater? I know that they are easier to keep in slight brackish but i am unsure about how sensitive they are in pure freshwater.

    Was thinking that they would be a very interesting addition to the pond but i am unsure how well they would like it. They are native to the stream behind the garden.
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    I have no idea at all.
    Some fish which are totally sw can handle fw foe quite a long time
    But from what i under stand they tend to head back to either brackish or sw.

    As for this speices i have seen them in books but not actually known about them.

    They look really cool.

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    I only see two eyes, am I missing something?

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    Their eyes are divided into two sections. one they keep above the surface and one below.
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    Their eyes are divided into two sections. one they keep above the surface and one below.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Slaphppy7 View Post
    I only see two eyes, am I missing something?

    Just because they aren't wearing any glasses....

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    LOL, not what I meant, but...
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    Quote Originally Posted by Rocksor View Post
    Just because they aren't wearing any glasses....
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    I was just reading that these were one of the first live-bearers scientifically described.

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