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post #1 of 4 Old 09-20-2006, 05:48 AM Thread Starter
tropical or salt water??

i was in a pub last night in the town where i live and they have a HUGE fish tank in there (built into the wall) it looks phat. :D

i cant work out if its tropical or salt water though. they have a pleco in there that is about 20inchs, he is ace but then they have 2 turtels, can they be tropical?

they aslo have a really big fish that looks judt like a clown loach but hes prop 20 times the size of mine..........

any thoughts??
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post #2 of 4 Old 09-20-2006, 12:59 PM
its tropical if its gots a pleco in there
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post #3 of 4 Old 09-20-2006, 01:09 PM
Joe is right, it was a tropical. Turtles are freshwater and so are plecos. Although it is rare, clown loaches can grow up to 12 inches in captivity.

Brie :)
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post #4 of 4 Old 09-20-2006, 02:58 PM Thread Starter
brill, cheers guys. its such a nice tank and i was sat there last nite just watching it not talking to anyone!!!! :D

i did think it was tropical but i didnt know you could have turtels in a tropical, thought they would have been salt water.
what sizw tank would you need to have turtels??
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