There is a chance that Goyders are the only variant that needs the harder,
cooler, more alkaline water and maybe they should be kept in their own tank
with conditions more correct for them.
Bruce Hansen, A.N.G.F.A., Advancing Australian Aquatics.
Bruce Hansen, ANGFA, caring for our aquatic ecosystems.
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From: Rainer Schneck <Rainer.Schneck at Skynet.Be>
To: rainbowfish at pcug.org.au <rainbowfish at pcug.org.au>
Date: Sunday, 10 January 1999 6:08
Subject: Re: [RML] TB in NT natives
>that sounds interesting. Below 20¡C. If I read the different books about
>rainbows I can't believe it.
>In a differnet posting you wrote something about rising the hardness of
>water versus desease.
>Dou you think, that could protect trifasciatas, kept in europe, against TG?
>One of my nice F1 Goyder River has a little ulcer on the left side.
>The water conditions are good, but if I read that about rising hardness I
>start thinking to rise it also.
>The hardness in my tank is 7¡KH and 14 ¡H.
>Hopefully you now what I mean by KH and H.
>I don't know the term in english (yet).
>International Rainbowfish Association - IRG-
>Systematology of blue-eyes and rainbowfishes
>New newsgroups about rainbowfishes
>My one :-)
>>Goyders are "different" to all other Trifasciatas - perhaps that's why
>>stay so popular. They are the only form that I have taken from hard
>>water and I collected fry ( not juveniles) in winter at water temperatures
>>Bruce Hansen, A.N.G.F.A., Advancing Australian Aquatics.
>>Bruce Hansen, ANGFA, caring for our aquatic ecosystems.
>>Please visit us at http://www.ozemail.com.au/~fisher/angfa.htm
>>From: Rainer Schneck <Rainer.Schneck at Skynet.Be>
>>To: rainbowfish at pcug.org.au <rainbowfish at pcug.org.au>
>>Date: Friday, 8 January 1999 5:25
>>Subject: Re: [RML] TB in NT natives
>>>Adrian, waht temperature dou you mean will be the best for rainbows like
>>>I could get some F1 from Gilbert Maebe last April and they're beautifyl.
>>>But, I saw one one male one on the left side a smal ulcer.
>>>The conditiona of water are ok.
>>>Temperatuer is 23 - 24¡ celsius.