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by nygold
Wed Mar 28, 2012 7:51 pm
Forum: Other Appreciation
Topic: The Unpopular & forgotten 1
Replies: 115
Views: 17159

How about Tamasaba?
by nygold
Sat Mar 24, 2012 6:42 pm
Forum: Predator / Monster Fish
Topic: Crayfish & Lobsters
Replies: 7
Views: 2436

Is this what you guys call a Yabee?
If so we call these Spiny Lobsters and they are also a salt water lobster but they live in the warm waters down south in the caribbean.
I'm sure you guys have something very similar in your area.
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by nygold
Sat Mar 24, 2012 6:26 pm
Forum: Predator / Monster Fish
Topic: Crayfish & Lobsters
Replies: 7
Views: 2436

For starters Crayfish are fresh water and lobsters are salt water.
by nygold
Sat Mar 24, 2012 12:29 am
Forum: Predator / Monster Fish
Topic: Crayfish & Lobsters
Replies: 7
Views: 2436

I guess you could eat it but they usually get donated to aquariums for people to study and for the public to see.
by nygold
Sat Mar 24, 2012 12:20 am
Forum: Predator / Monster Fish
Topic: Mini lobster + don’t know wat fish
Replies: 16
Views: 3282

It's not cheap here either. Lobster is about $10 a pound.
by nygold
Fri Mar 23, 2012 7:34 pm
Forum: Predator / Monster Fish
Topic: Crayfish & Lobsters
Replies: 7
Views: 2436

Crayfish & Lobsters

The top picture is the blue crayfish it's fairly common. http://www.fynnmood.sg/forum/forumpic/1882_Electric_Blue_Crayfish_as_a_Pet_1.jpg The bottom picture is a VERY rare blue Lobster they estimate about 1 in every 2 million lobsters are blue. http://www.fynnmood.sg/forum/forumpic/1882_ElectricBlue...
by nygold
Fri Mar 23, 2012 7:25 pm
Forum: Predator / Monster Fish
Topic: Mini lobster + don’t know wat fish
Replies: 16
Views: 3282

The smaller lobster looking creatures are actually Crayfish they live in fresh water and in the U.S. seldom get larger than 6 inches. They are a cajun delicacy. You cook them, season them, then snap the tails off and suck the meat out. They taste good but you need alot for a meal. In the U.S. they s...
by nygold
Mon Feb 27, 2012 2:23 am
Forum: Oranda Appreciation
Topic: Blackie Oranda Beauty
Replies: 15
Views: 2777

I agree with Wolverine here although the picture could be better from what I can see the Oranda has that diamond shape to it's body which is usually indicative to large Oranda. Provided the fish is given the proper food, space, and temperature I would say you could get this fish to a larger than ave...
by nygold
Wed Dec 14, 2011 8:09 pm
Forum: Side View Ranchu Appreciation
Topic: My young collection
Replies: 12
Views: 2418

Nice set-up.
Looking good.
by nygold
Fri Dec 09, 2011 8:54 pm
Forum: Top View Ranchu Appreciation
Topic: TVR Hermanto
Replies: 20
Views: 4616

Looks nice Hermanto. It looks like a young fish. The head growth is coming along and the penduncle looks nice and thick. Also the back has a nice smooth curve. I recently watched a video of a top view ranchu competition from Japan and one of the first things they did was reach in pickup the fish and...
by nygold
Wed Dec 07, 2011 12:19 am
Forum: Tank Setup and Filtration
Topic: What makes for the best bio media
Replies: 12
Views: 2490

I second the coral chips they also do a good job of keeping the PH up.
by nygold
Sun Nov 20, 2011 4:59 am
Forum: Illnesses and Treatments
Topic: Re-grow of Scales
Replies: 2
Views: 1263

Re: Re-grow of Scales

They should have no problem growing back. provide good clean water and get your algae eater out of there.
by nygold
Fri Oct 21, 2011 7:08 pm
Forum: Breeding
Topic: my little SVR spawn
Replies: 40
Views: 6727

Looking good.

How many did you end up keeping?
by nygold
Wed Oct 19, 2011 7:20 pm
Forum: Side View Ranchu Appreciation
Topic: My SVR
Replies: 12
Views: 3259

Great photos and nice fish.
Can you share some photo tips?
by nygold
Tue Sep 27, 2011 7:11 pm
Forum: Ryukin Appreciation
Topic: My new Black Ryukin
Replies: 13
Views: 2997

WOW very nice Ryukin.