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  1. Aquarium Photography
    Hi all, The photo below is of a freshwater planarian flatworm (Polycelis coronate) as it crawls along the surface of a submerged leaf. I posted this photo and a number of others on my blog tonight. I have had a life-long fascination with planaria (I blame my sister, as I explain in my blog)...
  2. Hospital Section
    First, I want to thank Pat for the help so far with my attempt to kill what I think is callamanus worms. Just wanted to get some more opinions. A month ago I got a guppy from a LFS that definitely had the red worms in the anus. I was stupid and did not quarantine the fish for a full two weeks...
  3. Freshwater Chat
    I have a 5 gal bowfront in my bathroom (yes, my bathroom). It's purely a ramshorn breeding tank for my CL's and my soon-to-be DP's. The substrate is crushed coral covered by a layer of smooth gravel, and there's a big clump of Java moss in there. A few days ago I did a very long overdue gravel...
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