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Schistura cf. balteata “Sumo Loach II”


I’m really excited to have these in the fishroom – they’re just gorgeous. They’re also somewhat variable in color. Schistura cf. balteata, or “Sumo Loach II”, is an active, out and about species in my fishroom. They tend to sit on top of my sponge filters and readily feed from the water column. Reports suggest they can be quarrelsome with each other, although I’ve not noticed anything serious between them. They otherwise seem to ignore other fish I’ve placed them with.

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