It does look like this. When I Google botia histrionica it appears to go by the common name golden zebra loach as well. Certainly confusing! As long as I know the approximate size and that they're all the same I'm happy lol.
That's what I thought too, just wanted to make sure. The two we bought from Petsmart today were under the name yoyo loach, but they're identical. They're babies so they're small. I'll try to get a good picture of one of the babies
So we did all of our research and decided on golden zebra loaches. We bought 4 initially but lost one, so now we have 3 left. We just bought 2 that are identical to our zebras, but they were under the name yoyo loach. I've read online (including past posts on this website) that sometimes they...
Tank dimensions are 48L x 12D x 24H.
Ph works out to a stable 8. I know the water hardness is 12 but not sure what the unit of measurement is.
We haven't started cycling it yet so it'll be a little while before we add fish.
So we went and ended up buying a 60g tank recently. We're going to stock it with our current tank (5 GlassFish, 2 platys, and 3 zebra loaches) and add another platy and 2 more zebra loaches once it's cycled.
I'm looking for suggestions of brightly colored fish to add to it. I love looking at...
Ah, a fellow Glofish lover! I have 3 tetras and 2 danios right now (had 5 tetras and 4 danios but had some deaths) in a 20g right now. They're about to move to my 35g long here soon, so I'm excited to bump their numbers up. I definitely love the colors!