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post #21 of 22 (permalink) Old 10-29-2013, 03:48 PM Thread Starter
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Originally Posted by sandybottom View Post
dojo loaches have 3 sets of barbels and kuhlis have 4 sets.i can not tell by the picture.dojo can get 12" long and kuhli get upto 4". kuhli usually have a barred appearance. dojo can be pink,gray,olive,gold or even white with brown spots.
How do you mean barbels? ~

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The things around their mouths. That is a good ID marker, but I could not count them in the pics either.

Another thing, just for consideration, is that there are a number of species in the pangio group that can be sold as "black kuhli loach". Loaches.com is a great resource because you can find species by their physical characteristics rather than just by name.

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