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post #11 of 15 (permalink) Old 09-08-2012, 09:00 PM Thread Starter
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My largest fully grown Male is 9 inches but 4 of that is tail and tail threads. My females are about 5-6 inches long. They are Very docile fish and pretty good algae eaters too. I call them Lizard fish; they look more like a reptile than a fish.

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post #12 of 15 (permalink) Old 09-08-2012, 09:02 PM
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Yea, I just have a regular type farlowella.
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3 lovely male betta still keep me company.
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amazing fish!

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Lympies look like tiny alligators to MEEE!! Her's aren't royal, though. Just, like. . . peasant Farlowella, I guess! I saw the images of the adults in your album and they are fantastic! Like something out of a fairytale. . . really neat critters!
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I think farlowella look like mini (and brown) sturgeon! I'd love one of the smaller versions for my tank. I just gotta get that last piece of driftwood in there and then find a supplier around here!
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