mikethorpe1968 mikethorpe1968
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Tropical ID Please #1
Hi I bought 3 of these the other week they were labeled Sri Lankan algae eaters but when I googled it it came up with nothing?
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cathie cathie
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  • Posted on: 28/3/2010 10:11
Re: Tropical ID Please #2
Can't see it properly (not on proper pc) google garra pingi just in case.
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teres teres
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Re: Tropical ID Please #3
oh i also had one of those not really sure the name though i think it may be a Sucking Loach (Gyrinocheilus aymonieri)but the colours are different so im not entirely sure
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Re: Tropical ID Please #4
Hi Its not a sucking loach as i have them as well and is totally different looking I'll try and get some better pictures.
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mikethorpe1968 mikethorpe1968
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Re: Tropical ID Please #5
Think its this Garra Ceylonensis

http://www.fishbase.org/Summary/SpeciesSummary.php?id=9803

Thanks Cathie for pointing mein the right direction.
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