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  1. #11

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    Quote Originally Posted by luvfins
    Great article as always!
    Dave, Do you by any chance know a good source of information for synodontis (upsidedown) catfish? Brown and black "tribal-like" markings...
    Yeah me :) Going to do a Synodontis primer like above, soon. If you have a photo of your catfish I can probably ID him for you. Probably Synodontis nigriventris, but would need a photo to be sure. You can check them out here.
    Great little catfish, especially in groups of five or better.

    Dave
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    thanks! Ive been on there before but could never seem to find him. Now that I can see all the synodontis on one page he looks almost identical to this guy... http://www.planetcatfish.com/catelog...?image_id=1576

    or possibly (but hes not that fat)
    http://www.planetcatfish.com/catelog...p?image_id=341

    Im thinking the first one. Ill try to get a pic of him in the next few days. He likes to hide for a few days then come out and be very active for awhile. I want to get more of them, I keep checking where I got him, I may see if they will order me some.
    30g - 4 female dalmatian Mollies, 1 female gold crescent Swordtail, 1 female pineapple Swordtail, 2 female black and white Platies, 3 female peppered Platy fry, 2 female Guppies, 1 male Guppy, 10 Harlequin Rasboras, 1 peppered Cory, 1 bronze Cory
    10g - 1 male Dwarf Gourami, 1 Synodontis catfish, 1 female shark-fin Platy, 1 male hi-fin Platy
    10g - 12 Red Cherry Shrimp, 36 Fry (Mollies, Platies, Guppies)

  3. #13

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    Merry Christmas - Abbeys_Mom Great advice thanks - nraposa Thanks for helping me with my cichlids - Drumachine09 Always good answers - Lady Hobbs You dont have enough gifts. - Drumachine09 
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    What about the asian redtail cat?

    I had an albino one a few years ago (before I was properly caring for my fish). Great fish. I wish I could find another one. Only cost me $7 or something, but I would pay $50 or more if I could find another. KEEP THEM ALONE!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Fishguy2727
    What about the asian redtail cat?

    I had an albino one a few years ago (before I was properly caring for my fish). Great fish. I wish I could find another one. Only cost me $7 or something, but I would pay $50 or more if I could find another. KEEP THEM ALONE!
    Fishguy,
    Other than the Iridescent Shark, which was more or less a cautionary entry due to its prohibitive size and schooling nature, I eschewed such fish like those of overwhelming predatory nature in my species list like your ARTC.
    I could have certainly added half a dozen or so such fish as your Asian red tail cat to the list, but seeing as I haven't kept such things for obvious reasons, I decided not to speak of them.
    I only put fish that I've kept in my lists.

    Dave
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    Thanks for your help again. - Lady Hobbs goodbye reptileguy....hello Fishguy - Lady Hobbs For always giving me great answere's on my PM's. Thanks for all the help! - cocoa_pleco Thanks For Your Help & Knowledge! :) - MeganL3985 For weakening me against axolotls!!!!!!! - Nick_Pavlovski 
    I am baking today and figured I'd share...Thanks for Always Helping when it's needed! - **AquaQueen** For recommending Fluvals and Stealths - Lady Hobbs Merry Christmas :) - MeganL3985 Merry Christmas! - RichBowyer Thanks for the hikari help - Billythefish 
    No Message - LORENZO Merry Christmas - Northernguy merry christmas.. a fellow fishnutter. - LORENZO merry christmas.. a fellow fishnutter. - LORENZO Merry X-Mas!! - The Red Severum 

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    Well they are a great option if the tank space is available. They hit about 2' and I am not aware of anyone keeping them successfully with anything else. If anyone has the tank size, likes the long-whiskered big catfish but can't do tiger shovelnose or South American redtails, these are a great option.
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