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  1. #1

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    3 Not allowed!
    I have been looking at fish for my tanks and came across this one I thought I would share. I guess they are extinct in the wild-or near extinct due to damming of their native waterways. I think I may open up a tank to keep them in, possibly (hopefully) breeding them.

    Some info on the little guys:
    https://www.seriouslyfish.com/specie...ma-somphongsi/

    https://www.aquariumglaser.de/en/fis...-somphongsi-2/

    Crticaly endangered in the wild:
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    https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/187886/8638137

    Loving some of these setups.











    I guess Rachael talked about them in 2017 (link if you want to see it)
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    Tub Tanks
    5g Opa Ulae salty tank
    Fish room-*pending*


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    Goldfish Tank
    Fish Room
    Salty Shrimp


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    That sounds like a really fun project! It's nice when we can use this hobby to help strengthen biodiversity instead of weaken it like it too often does.
    "They had learned to speak, and so had won their first great victory over Time. Now the knowledge of one generation could be handed on to the next, so that each age could profit from those that had gone before." 2001: A Space Odyssey
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    The Wet Spot has got some or did you have another source Nat?

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    1 Not allowed!
    I see that they do. There is a local fish store; Fish Planet, and I know the owner Steve. We have spoken to him before about special ordering fish, and he may be able to get them for me when I am ready. If possible I want to try and go through him for the majority of the fish. His prices are cheaper than the prices+shipping at TWS. Plus not all the tanks will be ready to stock at the same time so making one giant purchase probably wouldn't happen.
    5.5g- Shrimp tank
    Tub Tanks
    5g Opa Ulae salty tank
    Fish room-*pending*


    TUB tanks:
    5.5 Shrimp Tanks
    Goldfish Tank
    Fish Room
    Salty Shrimp


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    I also learned from my Sis that Pet Supplies Plus will order fish for you IF you know the Segrest catalog # for the fish and its in stock.
    5.5g- Shrimp tank
    Tub Tanks
    5g Opa Ulae salty tank
    Fish room-*pending*


    TUB tanks:
    5.5 Shrimp Tanks
    Goldfish Tank
    Fish Room
    Salty Shrimp


    DebinWhitmore

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    Well then you’ve a couple of options. But if you can work with someone local that’s probably the best option.

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