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by husky_jim
Sun Apr 30, 2017 7:44 pm
Forum: Travellers note book
Topic: Rio Xingu - A trip from dreams....
Replies: 21
Views: 26036

Re: Rio Xingu - A trip from dreams....

Another vid at Gorgulho da Rita - Rio Xingu while trying to catch a Pseudancistrus....unfortunately i didn't see the Rhinorodas hiding behind.... :)

by husky_jim
Thu Apr 27, 2017 2:13 pm
Forum: Travellers note book
Topic: Rio Xingu - A trip from dreams....
Replies: 21
Views: 26036

Re: Rio Xingu - A trip from dreams....

I uploaded a vid of Cachoeira do Jericoa at Volta Grande...enjoy!

by husky_jim
Thu Jan 26, 2017 3:09 pm
Forum: Travellers note book
Topic: Rio Xingu - A trip from dreams....
Replies: 21
Views: 26036

Re: Rio Xingu - A trip from dreams....

What a wonderful trip it must have been! Thanks for all the great pictures and thanks to Eric for re-posting the videos. I, too, could not see them in the original post. I do have one question - and it's simply because I don't know how long a catfish, such as the Baryancistrus shown, can remain out...
by husky_jim
Tue Jan 24, 2017 4:39 pm
Forum: Travellers note book
Topic: Rio Xingu - A trip from dreams....
Replies: 21
Views: 26036

Re: Rio Xingu - A trip from dreams....

Here two examples of stripped Hypancistrus from the same location.... http://www.aquazone.gr/forums/uploads/monthly_2017_01/large.Hypancistrus_a_sm.jpg.1212bcbcf87d7334bedeb79ed20b3ba4.jpg http://www.aquazone.gr/forums/uploads/monthly_2017_01/large.Hypancistrus_b_sm.jpg.848ef9597b77497d3eb601cdabce9...
by husky_jim
Tue Jan 24, 2017 4:21 pm
Forum: Travellers note book
Topic: Rio Xingu - A trip from dreams....
Replies: 21
Views: 26036

Re: Rio Xingu - A trip from dreams....

I wish I were young and in good enough condition to make the trip you guys did. Instead, I will have to do so vicariously through others. I have another Q if you do not mind. I am wondering if you folks spotted any of the B&W Hypancistrus species, especially zebras? Yes and the zebra situation ...
by husky_jim
Mon Jan 23, 2017 3:12 pm
Forum: Travellers note book
Topic: Rio Xingu - A trip from dreams....
Replies: 21
Views: 26036

Re: Rio Xingu - A trip from dreams....

Some new pics.... The Belo Monte dam....the picture cannot show it's monsterous size... http://www.aquazone.gr/forums/uploads/monthly_2017_01/large.belo_monte_sm.jpg.74328abf14eb0031c8238c59bba1a086.jpg Wild Iguana relaxing on a tree at Altamira... http://www.aquazone.gr/forums/uploads/monthly_2017_...
by husky_jim
Fri Dec 23, 2016 4:13 pm
Forum: Travellers note book
Topic: Rio Xingu - A trip from dreams....
Replies: 21
Views: 26036

Re: Rio Xingu - A trip from dreams....

@ husky_jim TY for posting these great images. I have a few quick questions if you don't mind answering. - Is the yellow meter showing a depth of 75.6 meters? If not what it it reading? - Is the black meter reading a temperature of 31.4 C? - How bad did the water look as a result of the damming act...
by husky_jim
Fri Dec 23, 2016 2:42 pm
Forum: Travellers note book
Topic: Rio Xingu - A trip from dreams....
Replies: 21
Views: 26036

Rio Xingu - A trip from dreams....

Hello to all, Many of you you know about our recent trip to Rio Xingu, Altamira that me Marcel and Ole organize last September along with Leandro and Walter. I am creating this topic to share photos and information to our beloved forum. Except the fish collecting part we help Leandro and Walter on a...
by husky_jim
Fri Jul 17, 2015 10:33 am
Forum: Speak Easy
Topic: What kind of plec is this given its shape and size
Replies: 38
Views: 6572

Re: What kind of plec is this given its shape and size

Very nice fake pic of a male Spatuloricaria (or a close relative) in breeding condition...

Image
by husky_jim
Wed Jun 17, 2015 1:26 pm
Forum: Taxonomy & Science News
Topic: New Pseudacanthicus
Replies: 16
Views: 3288

Re: New Pseudacanthicus

Great news!

May i also have a copy please?Thanks!
by husky_jim
Thu May 28, 2015 9:54 am
Forum: South American Catfishes (Loricariidae - Plecos et al)
Topic: Males not fertilising eggs, interesting Facebook chat
Replies: 20
Views: 4784

Re: Males not fertilising eggs, interesting Facebook chat

So how much would you put in a 55 gallon tank? I picked up some oyster shell poultry feed today. Great thread !! :d You shouldn't put any UNLESS you have the same problem as Jacqueline.Each tank is different and you might end up doing something that is not needed by your fish and will have 'differe...
by husky_jim
Thu May 14, 2015 9:20 am
Forum: South American Catfishes (Loricariidae - Plecos et al)
Topic: Males not fertilising eggs, interesting Facebook chat
Replies: 20
Views: 4784

Re: Males not fertilising eggs, interesting Facebook chat

Hello to all. I have to add on this very informative post some updates after a discussion i had last week with a friend who is biologist specialized on fish-cultures and works on the biggest fish farm in Greece for saltwater fish and is responsible for egg fertilization and fry rearing. So in order ...
by husky_jim
Mon Apr 20, 2015 3:46 pm
Forum: Speak Easy
Topic: Good Fish Shops, L-breeders, resellers in Copenhagen,Denmark
Replies: 12
Views: 2889

Re: Good Fish Shops, L-breeders, resellers in Copenhagen,Denmark

I will visit Copenhagen in June for a business trip so any suggestions for me?

Thanks!
by husky_jim
Sat Mar 28, 2015 7:17 pm
Forum: South American Catfishes (Loricariidae - Plecos et al)
Topic: My L 600 , Pseudacanthicus Leopardus
Replies: 8
Views: 1943

Hi Hudson.I hope you are doing well.In order to be able to sex these fish, you need to take pics from above. Dimitris from athens ;)

Sent from my GT-N7100
by husky_jim
Thu Mar 26, 2015 3:30 pm
Forum: South American Catfishes (Loricariidae - Plecos et al)
Topic: L25 spawn at last!
Replies: 28
Views: 7947

Re: L25 spawn at last!

Congrats Jim!

keep us updated!!!!
by husky_jim
Mon Feb 16, 2015 5:41 pm
Forum: South American Catfishes (Loricariidae - Plecos et al)
Topic: Hemiancistrus Subviridis sexing
Replies: 0
Views: 715

Hemiancistrus Subviridis sexing

Hello to all. I got these two last June from UK. I think i got two males judging by body and headshape... http://www.aquazone.gr/images/HUSKY/Hemiancistrus/L200_20150216_001.jpg http://www.aquazone.gr/images/HUSKY/Hemiancistrus/L200_20150216_002.jpg http://www.aquazone.gr/images/HUSKY/Hemiancistrus/...
by husky_jim
Fri Jan 16, 2015 9:44 am
Forum: What is my catfish?
Topic: sold to me as XINGU PANAQUE L330, 4 years ago.
Replies: 6
Views: 1560

Re: sold to me as XINGU PANAQUE L330, 4 years ago.

Sorry man...it keeps 'forbidden' despite the reloads.Please upload them elsewere
by husky_jim
Wed Jan 14, 2015 5:03 pm
Forum: What is my catfish?
Topic: Please id this dark cory? with White edged fins
Replies: 9
Views: 1875

Re: Please id this dark cory? with White edged fins

Thats probably a Synodontis and not a Corydoras